The governance of cash transfers: lessons and ways forward
Nicola Jones - Research Fellow, ODI
Paul Bukuluki - Senior Lecturer, Makerere University
Khalid Dubai - Director, Interaction in Development
Bassam Abu Hammad - Assistant Professor, Al-Quds University
Onyango W. Ouma - Senior Research Fellow, University of Nairobi
Kerry Selvester - Director, Associacao de Nutricao e Seguranca Alimentar, ANSA
Mohammed Shaheen - Associate Professor of Public Health, Al-Quds University
The focus of the roundtable session was on how citizen involvement in cash transfer programme governance and accountability can help support broader state-citizen relations. Three sub-themes were discussed:
- Grievance channels - what works? What doesn't?
- Feedback loops - beyond grievances - and including information/public relations about the programme, what works? What doesn't?
- Participatory monitoring and evaluation - what would the key ingredients be?