COPPADES is collaborating with Local Governance and Accountability Facility Project of the Governmant of Nepal. LGAF is a semi government entity set up to uphold transparency and accountability on the performances of public agencies and their services to the people. LGAF is jointly funded by the Government of Nepal and its development partners. COPPADES will work with LGAF in the two of its areas namely Local body grants expenditure review and community engagement survey and Community based monitoring of gocal government/public goods and services.
In course of the study of VDC grant expenditure and community engagement survey, COPPADES used a number of tools and methods such as documentary investigation, focus group discussions, individual interviews and public discussion.
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