• BudgIT’s innovation within the public circlescomes with a creative use of government databy either presenting them in interactive formator infographic displays.• We analyze and design systems for managingpublic data for easy and clearinterpretations, transparency andaccountability.FORGING Technology with Governance
The Stakeholders• Internal Accountability Systems –BPP, FRC, NEITI, Budget Office, AuditorGeneral, MDA Control Systems.• External Accountability Systems - NationalAssembly, Civil Society, Media & Citizens• National Assembly & the Citizens’ Bank of Trust
Connecting the Dots• Connecting the Dots with the External AccountabilityStakeholders – Media, Civil Society and Citizens• Aligning Governance & Technology• Forging Technology for Civic Engagement & InstitutionalSupport• Amplifying the Voices
The State of DataExpenditureBudgetActualRevenueProcurementActual CashReleases& UtilizationVerification &QualityAssessment
Follow The MoneyBudgets and Actual ReleasesNarrowing Down the Monitoring Process2013 Budget Clause 5 (ii)“The Accountant-General of the Federation shall forward tothe National Assembly full details of funds released to thegovernment Agencies immediately such funds are released”.
How do we ensure that public access to data isnot a just statutory legislation but a moralobligation/growing culture by governmenttowards a better and stable society?Discussion 1
How do we ensure that data gets released deepdown for empirical analysis, independentverification and civil society monitoring?Discussion 2
Actionable and Empirical DataThere is a pressing need to harness data and feed infor institutional support and that requires all handson deck for improved service delivery.
TheConvertedTheGuruUnderstanding The Literacy ChainPublic FinanceExperts/Economists:Interested in the technical understanding of thebudget, such as the inflation trends andmacroeconomic projections.Active and Literate Citizens:Angry with the state of governance. Needs moredata and exposure of corruption and waste tovalidate his argument. He wants more clarity in dataand will be open to solutions
TheMassesTheSpectatorUnderstanding The Literacy ChainThe Inactive Literate CitizensClassifies the government as one big pipedrain andnot interested in what government does? Not givento accountability as they seek to make their fencedlivelihood.The Grassroots (Rural/Urban)Can’t connect to the jargon of budget. Will be happy ifshown where exactly the budget affects them. Couldbe recruited based on defining argument buteconomic hardship still a key factor.
Mobile Technology & BudgetingTo Do List• Dimension Data• Craft a story• Build Engagement• Build the Platform• Develop a Feedback System
Intersecting The Constituency Offices &Grassroots CSOsWe need to intersect the Constituency Officesand grassroots CSO to adequately report thestate of projects within their areas. Nestingtechnology and offline access within these twoentities is most needed.
What Technology Will Do?• Prompt Access & Quick Response• Disrupts the ‘Toll Gates’• Clearer Understanding of Context• Open Format & Access
What Technology Would Not Do!• Great Technology without data• No prime skill set to harness it• Lack of Institutional Support• Poor engagement or Share strategy
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