Association for Integrated Development (AID) Baluchistan has successfully implemented a project titled” Strengthening and Engaging Civil Society Organizations in Public Sector Accountability” with financial support of National Endowment for Democracy (NED) in Quetta district, Baluchistan.

Mapping, Assessment & Strengthening of CSOs:

AID Balochistan identified 10 potential organizations to partner with Public Accountability Forum.

Capacity Building of CSOs:

AID has organized capacity building trainings for 10 selected CSOs to address gaps identified during assessment, including organizational development, structure and procedures, role of civil society, information collection, situational analysis, budget monitoring, right-to-information laws, media strategy, monitoring and evaluation techniques, advocacy skills, reporting and proposal development.

  • 2 (4 days) training of trainers (TOT) and 2 members of each PAF member CSO attended TOT training. AID Baluchistan has arranged
  • (4 days) replication training and trained 2 members of each CSO. Trained 20 (2 representatives of each member CSOs) as master trainer and enable them to train other member of the respective 20 CSOs.

Public Accountability forum:

PAF is working with line departments, elected representatives, legislatures, local government representatives, civil society, media and stakeholders to improve public sector accountability in Quetta Baluchistan.

Quarterly coordination meeting:

Quarterly coordination meetings are held to review progress and plan for future agenda, share field observations, suggest improvements, evaluate and advocate, track policy changes, and follow up with stakeholders.