Citizen Power Foundation

Details

Name
  • Hernan Charkosky Executive Director
  • Federico Arenoso Transparency and Anti-Corruption Manager
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Address
  • Piedras 547
    CP C1070AAK Buenos Aires
    Argentina
Area of Expertise

  • Transparency, anti-corruption, and access to information strategies and tools
  • Observed the councli of the participatory budget operation of the city of Buenos Aires
  • Organized participatory budgeting workshops for citizens in Argentina and the region
  • Offer advice to local and legislative organizations, civli society, and the government on participatory budget practices and tools for citizen action
  • Support the reform of the Regime of Federal Co-participation of Taxes in Argentina
  • Support the creation of a National Budget Office in the National Congress
  • Promote public participation in national budget debates

Major Current Activities

  • Participated in the Latin American Index of Budget Transparency 2003 and worked on recommendations that derived from the study
  • Observe the councli of the participatory budget operation of the city of Buenos Aires
  • Organize workshops to train citizens on participatory budget in Argentina and Latin America
  • Offer advice to local and legislative organizations, civli society, and the government on participatory budget and tools for citizen action
  • Support the reform of the regime of federal co-participation of taxes in Argentina