Participatory Budgeting Handbook for CSOs Released

The LGU PFM 2 Project’s launched the “Handbook on the Participation of Civil Society Organizations in the Local Budget Process” (CSOs) in the Local Budgeting Process. The handbook explains how citizens, through their Civil Society Organizations (CSOs), can participate in the five (5) phases of the local government budget process - Preparation, Authorization, Review, Execution, and Accountability. This handbook will guide and inspire Local Government Units (LGUs) and CSOs to create better budgets that respond to the needs of the citizens.

This free handbook is available here