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CH-T1121 : Fostering Environmental Accountability in Chilean Congress

Project Status: Closed

The objective of this KCP is to foster accountability on the environment in the Chilean Congress by: (1) Providing information to empower citizens to effectively hold Congress member accountable for their votes, amendments, and other actions regarding environmental legislation, and (2) Educating the public on the relevance of parliamentary work in the environmental realm through innovative mechanisms such as the proposed web platform. Once this KCP Project is over, the expected results are the following: 1. The implementation and consolidation of a valuable source of information regarding environmental work in Congress, including a unique and nationwide recognized database of environmental legislation that will be shared with the Ministry of the Environment and the Library of Congress (Biblioteca Congreso Nacional) 2. A web-based platform that will provide all the relevant information necessary to effectively empower civil society to proactively engage in making Congressional representatives accountable for their actions on environmental issues. These results will contribute to prevent and control corruption in Congress as well as create new avenues of communication and understanding between civil society and Congress.

Project Detail

Project Number
CH-T1121
Project Country
Chile
Project Sector
REFORM / MODERNIZATION OF THE STATE
Project Subsector
TRANSPARENCY AND ANTI-CORRUPTION
Project Type
Technical Cooperation
Environmental and social impact category
C
Project Status
Closed
Operation Number
ATN/AA-13010-CH

Financial Information

Project Number
CH-T1121
Project Status
Closed

IDB Financing

Financing type
TCN
Fund
Transparency Fund
Reporting currency
USD - United States Dollar
Reporting date
Sep/30/2021

Roles & Responsibilities

Contract signature date
Jan/30/2012

Project Information

Total Cost
USD 206,300
Country counterpart financing
USD 76,300
Amount
USD 130,000

Preparation

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