FUNDERS OR OTHERS ORGANISATION(s) INVOLVED
Open Government Partnership
The Research on Improving Systems of Education (RISE) Program
Public and Policy Engagement
Kenya Budget Explorer-Twaweza's Budget Explorer
Kenya Budget Explorer-Twaweza’s Budget Explorer
Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda
TYPE OF ORGANISATION RESPONSIBLE FOR THE INITIATIVE
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF INITIATIVE
Twaweza works on enabling children to learn, citizens to exercise agency and governments to be more open and responsive in Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda. It has programs, staff and offices across all three countries, and a world respected practice of learning, monitoring and evaluation. It’s flagship programs include Uwezo, Africa’s largest annual citizen assessment to assess children’s learning levels across hundreds of thousands of households, and Sauti za Wananchi, Africa’s first nationally representative mobile phone survey. It undertake effective public and policy engagement, through powerful media partnerships and global leadership of initiatives such as the Open Government Partnership.
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