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Citizen Councils Renew Hope

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Crossposted from CitizENGAGE.

The fight against poverty encourages Paraguay’s government to engage citizens in meeting their daily needs. See how municipal development councils are partnering with citizens to fight nutrition, build a social safety net, improve roads and bridges, and, in doing so, reconnect with communities.

Key Takeaways

  1. In 2012, Paraguay used the open government process to restart a dialogue with communities in need.
  2. The social accountability community boasts a wealth of experience of knowledge around social accountability challenges.
  3. Only 14% of OGP commitments are classified as ambitious, including this one. Learn more about our commitments.
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