Tackling the SDGs through research: how can civil society contribute?
Rachel Hayman shares experiences of impact-oriented research and new partnerships across academic disciplines.
Listening, Power and Inclusion: Languages in Development NGOs
How do we ensure that language is not a barrier to effective communication?
Practitioner-academic collaboration in research to tackle global development challenges
Collaboration between academics and NGOs on research projects can provide opportunities to advance policy and tackle global development challenges.
Working paper 2. Exploring the context for creating a local governance performance index in Tanzania
This paper sets out the context of good governance, local governance, accountability and local service delivery in Tanzania.
Holding local government to account in Tanzania. Research update
One powerful political idea is the following: if you give people a voice then they will be able to hold […]
Working paper 1. Improving the delivery of public services. What role could a local governance index play?
What role could a local governance index play? First working paper 1 of the research project on local governance, public engagement and accountability.
Holding local government to account in Tanzania. Research overview
This report provides an overview of a three year (2014-17) research project exploring how citizens can meaningfully hold local government […]
Holding local government to account in Tanzania: researching performance from the bottom up
The research seeks to understand whether the creation of a local governance performance index could stimulate greater public engagement in holding local leaders and institutions to account.