Connecting People and Ideas for Integrated Development


More active participation in public financial management by CSOs in Tajikistan

Workshop Attendees

SUNY/CID joined the Open Society Institute Assistance Foundation-Tajikistan (OSIAF-TJ) to implement the "Support to Public Financial Management (PFM) in Tajikistan" program funded by UKAID (the UK Department for International Development, or DFID). SUNY/CID's activities promoted more active participation of citizens and civil society organizations (CSOs) in the budget process by building CSOs' capacity for budget engagement.


Other Features

Workshop in Tunisia orchestrated by SUNY/CID

Workshop Attendees

On July 13, 2019, SUNY/CID’s US State Department-funded Tunisia project conducted a workshop for the staff of the Tunisian National Assembly (ARP) on facilitating research for parliaments. The workshop was conducted by Mr. Stephen Wise, former Director of Information Management at the UK House of Commons, and the current Chair of the International Federation of Library Associations Section on Library and Research Services for Parliaments (IFLAPARL).


SUNY/CID meets with Serbian Anti-Corruption Delegation

New friends welcomed to Albany – ICCR Serbian Delegation with CID staff (May 2019)

Corruption in the government hinders the development of a nation and its people. As part of its mission, SUNY/CID actively participates in anti-corruption related work to improve good governance. One such opportunity arose with the arrival of the Serbian Anti-Corruption Delegation, sponsored by the Open World program.


Governance Information Bulletin

The GIB is a newsletter that draws attention to technical matters involved in strengthening political institutions and to broader issues of aid strategies, democracy assistance, public sector performance, and to countries and regions where SUNY/CID is working. Our most recent edition can be found here and the archive here.

Featured Publication

David E. Guinn: "Success in parliamentary strengthening: What does it mean?"

Robert Nakamura, et al.: "Stregthening Deliberative Bodies: Legislative Engagement Reference Paper" (pdf)

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At SUNY/CID we connect people and ideas for integrated development through the design and implementation of large, multi-year donor funded projects, institutional capacity building projects, and research-intensive assessments and evaluations. Learn more about us and our mission.

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