Enhancing transparency and accountability in public service delivery

The Bihar Right to Public Services Act – Bihar Lok Sevaon ki Guarantee Adhiniyam – was implemented in Bihar on August 15, 2011, and has made it mandatory for the state government and its agencies to deliver public services to people within a stipulated time frame, failing which government officials are liable for penalization. Under Read More …

Entitlement-Based District Planning: Innovating planning process for accuracy and efficiency in Bihar

Entitlement-Based District Planning (EBDP) is a unique initiative that institutionalises decentralised planning at the district level across Bihar through an entitlement-based approach to ensure inter-regional and social equity. EBDP has educated district officials and Panchayati Raj Institution (PRI) representatives on various schemes and statutory provisions they are entitled to and has helped improve the process Read More …

E-governance Appraisal Report Card

OneWorld Foundation India researched and documented 15 e-governance projects to generate sustainable knowledge allowing for replication of best practices under the Bihar Prashasnic Sudhar Mission (BPSM) programme launched by Government of Bihar and supported by the International Department for Development (DFID), UK. E-governance Appraisal Report Card