The citizens watchdog initiative is focused on building social accountability in the following areas:

1. Public Sector Audit Process:

We are working towards producing citizen audit reports, supporting stakeholder engagement to discuss audit report findings and tracking the implementation of the recommendations.

Read the full simplified audit report here: A Citizen’s Guide to the 2016 Audit Report

2. Citizens Engagement for delivery of public goods and services in rural communities

We are working towards providing a platform for citizens in these communities to discuss with relevant government agencies on service delivery challenges they face in these communities & collectively identify potential solutions)

Guruku community youth group engaged as part of Step Up Nigeria’s Citizen’s Watchdog Initiative.

Here are some reports from findings from our engagements with citizens in communities: