Social Audit Asia Cases

Location Title Main Implementing Body Intervention & Objective Social Accountability Tool Sector Level Notes & Links
India Social audit of public works in Delhi Parivartan Social audit of public works undertaken by the Engineering Department of the Municipal Corporation of Delhi by Indian NGO 1) Social audit

1) Public works

2) Service delivery

Municipal Click here to read the indiatogether.org article
India Social audit in Orissa Mazdoor Kishan Shakti Sangathan (MKSS) Public hearings for social justice 1) Social audit

1) Service delivery

2) Governance

Urban and rural

Click here to read the case study by Just Associates

India Social audit and the right to know in Lasani, Rajasthan Mazdoor Kishan Shakti Sangathan (MKSS) Public hearings at the village level to audit government expenditure 1) Social audit

1) Public works

2) Public expenditure management

3) Governance

Village Click here to read the case study by Raj Chauhan
India Parivartan's Social Audit Parivartan (NGO) Social/public audits: public hearings, testimonies, site visits on how contracts for public works were procured 1) Social audit 1) Service delivery Urban

'Case studies on social accountability in South and East Asia'

www.parivartan.com

Indonesia BIGS's Housing Budget Advocacy Bandung Institute of
Governance Studies (BIGS)
Budget analysis and demystification, surveys, and p erformance monitoring through photos and community meetings

1) Independent budget analysis

2) User surveys

3) Social audit

1) Service delivery

2) Public expenditure

Urban 'Case studies on social accountability in South and East Asia'
Pakistan, Islamabad CIET'S Social Audits Community Information and
Epidemiological Technologies (CIET) with National Reconstruction Bureau (the main architect of devolution)
Social audit and baseline survey of 10,000 households on devolved public services and local governance 1) Social audit

1) Service delivery

2) Local governance

Urban

'Case studies on social accountability in South and East Asia'

Click here to access overview of CIET activities in Pakistan

Philippines Citizens' Monitoring of Infrastructure Projects Concerned Citizens of Abra
for Good Government (CCAGG)
Training communities to monitor infrastructure construction projects, and participatory auditing with the Commission on Audit and the UNDP, with the citizens assessing the actual benefits derived from public expenditures 1) Participatory social auditing 1) Public works Urban & Rural

'Case studies on social accountability in South and East Asia'

UNDP case study

Sri Lanka Community Development and Livelihood Improvement “Gemi Diriya” Project World Bank: Task Team Leader: Meena Munshi Community report cards on the criteria which Village Organizations members would like to use to evaluate Village Organizations performance, six-monthly follow up report cards assessing the Village Organizations performance, report cards on performance of various service providers, training of Social Audit Sub-committee, and development of a user report card on the Gemi Diriya Foundation (national-level implementing agency)

1) Community score cards

2) Social audit

1) Public expenditure management

2) Governance

Rural 'Case studies on social accountability in South and East Asia'