Social Accountability Toolkit – Economics

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WAGES Project

Publication Type:
Toolkit
Year Published:
2019
Project:
WAGES
Funder:
Global Affairs Canada
Author:
CECI-WUSC
Partner:
CECI (Centre for Intenationalonal Studies and Cooperation)
Country:
Ghana
Contact:
Emelia Ayipio Asamoah ([email protected])
Tags:
Economic Opportunities, Education, employment, Gender Equality, Inclusive Economic Development, Inclusive Market Systems, Skills training, Youth

This toolkit reviews economic approaches for local governance stakeholders to improve social accountability. It also incorporates gender equality and youth inclusion as a cross-cutting component of local economic development. This toolkit will provide the reader with education, training, and activities for, Local Economic Development (LED); modern approaches to revenue mobilization and management; project management; gender and youth mainstreaming in local plans and activities. By the end, participants will be able to answer the review questions to test their ability to identify and apply the appropriate tools and techniques to improve economic development in their localities.