Introduction to participatory budgeting
Before delving into the more technical aspects of
Next, in the multimedia presentation and in the related readings, we’ll unpack the six dimensions of PB: Participation, inclusion, financial, legal, territorial, and cultural. Lastly, we’ll look at why PB is important in its own right as well as part of a broader, more holistic social accountability system that involves citizen participation at each stage of the public financial management cycle.
Learning objectives By the end of this module you will:
|Explain what is meant by PB and where it has been implemented|
|Articulate the key benefits PB can bring to public management and civil society|
|Summarize the key building blocks and preconditions for PB|