Charters for Citizen
Citizen participation is critical in ensuring transparency and
accountability in governance; key attributes of good governance, which
remain critical to Nigeria’s development.
What is a community
The Community Development Charter or the Community Demand
Charter is a written document containing the development needs of a
community listed in order of communal priority – as agreed by all
groups within the community.
Do you know your needs can get into the Local and
State Government budgets in Kaduna State
These are simple steps to
developing a Charter
A community Development charter document is developed in 5
Community Mobilization/Town Union Meeting for needs assessment
Need Prioritization with various community groups
Needs harmonization and documentation
Present and submission of the prioritized needs to the relevant authorities and agencies
Your voice can be heard in a moments when you speak here
We are tackling low citizens’ engagement and participation in the budget preparation, approval, implementation, and monitoring and evaluation process.
Latest from the CDC
Kaduna State has continued to attract the attention of the global Open Government Partnership (OGP) community.
In the state of Kaduna, Nigeria, citizens act as the eyes and ears of the government to monitor public services
Kaduna joined OGP as part of the 2018 cohort. They are currently implementing five commitments from their 2021-2023 action plan.