• Roberto Rubio Executive Director
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  • Calle Arturo Ambrogi No. 411
    Col. Escalon, San Salvador
    El Salvador
Area of Expertise

  • Budget analysis and advocacy
  • Budget transparency
  • Access to information
  • Regional economic policy
  • Economic development
  • Labor advocacy
  • Intellectual property
  • Agricultural policy
  • Natural resource use

Major Current Activities

  • FUNDE's Profile 2011 – Briefly describes the main budget analysis and advocacy activities of the organization and its involvement with the International Budget Partnership's Partnership Initiative.

  • Monitoring the execution of social investment funds for local development.
  • Working to ensure greater transparency in public finance by organizing social audits of health, education, and infrastructure projects.
  • Engaging in dialogue with government officials on the passage of new freedom of information legislation.
  • Collaborating with the International Budget Partnership on completion of the 2012 Open Budget Index.
  • Providing analysis of current economic trends in the Salvadoran economy and making recommendations on how to best cope with the enduring economic recession.
  • Producing sustainable economic development plans for various regions throughout the country.
  • Advocating for greater transparency and efficiency in government acquisitions.