This Thematic areas has five (5) projects; Improving quality of lives of Ugandans through improved governance and accountability, improved governance and extractive industry transparency, ICT for Health service delivery, Enhancing local government service delivery and Enhancing Accountability and Performance of social service Contracts in Uganda.
Projects under this thematic area are geared towards promoting transparency and accountability at Central and Local Government in Uganda. The thematic area aims at strengthening accountability in public institutions at national level through partnering with Ministries and national accountability institutions. It also aims at promoting integrity, transparency, and accountability in service delivery with particular emphasis on health, education, local government, finance and production sector. These projects have targeted districts in greater Masaka region, Hoima, Buliisa, Moroto, Nakapiripiriti, Lira, Oyam, Apach, Mubende, Nakaseke, Mityana, Nebbi, Ntungamo and Kampala.
The environmental degradation in Uganda is progressing at a very alarming rate. Environmental conservation to date remains a very critical issue. Exploitation of minerals has led to many hazards such as displacement of people, health hazards, land wrangles among others. This is taking place despite the fact that many laws and guidelines exits to guide whatever action is taken.
This strategy aims at empowering citizens and other stakeholders to understand the various laws governing the management of natural resources, monitor their application and engage duty bearers to address the gaps that may be identified. TIU has partnered with several like minded CSOs and duty bearers to conduct in the delivery of interventions under this strategy delivery and Enhancing Accountability and Performance of social service Contracts in Uganda.
This strategic area is geared towards strengthening the already existing laws but also promoting democracy as a form of good governance through empowering citizens to effectively understand the electoral process, monitor and report electoral malpractices.