Monthly Archives - September 2018

Call for Research Consultant – Military Involvement in the Nigerian Elections

Research Consultant – Military Involvement in the Nigerian Elections

 

Strengthening the Accountability of the Nigerian Defence Sector (SANDS) project:

 

The SANDS project, implemented by Transparency International Defence and Security and the Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC) aims to reduce corruption risks and strengthen accountability in the Nigerian defence sector. It holds two broad objectives: to increase political and military commitments to defence accountability through increased public debate; and to build capacity of the defence institutions and related state bodies to effectively develop, contribute to, and monitor anti-corruption reforms processes in the sector.

 

The SANDs project has undertaken several research pieces and reports. The latest – titled

 

‘Camouflaged Cash: How ‘Security Votes Fuel Corruption in Nigeria’ was published in May 2018. Our research aims to include practical recommendations that influence policy makers and provide civil society with well-evidenced data to engage in public debate.

 

BACKGROUND

 

Like the 2015 elections, the 2019 polls will determine the […]

Call for ToR for Consultancy: ANALYSING AND DISTILLING ANTI-CORRUPTION REPORTS FROM THE MEDIA

TERMS OF REFERENCE FOR CONSULTANCY

 

TITLE: ANALYSING AND DISTILLING ANTI-CORRUPTION REPORTS FROM THE MEDIA

 

Introduction

 

The Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), as National Contact of Transparency International in Nigeria wish to engage the services of consultants to conduct a desk review on the above subject matter. The consultants are to work in collaboration with CISLAC staff in this regard on information coming out from verifiable media reports on anti-corruption including that of MacArthur Foundation’s support for journalism which is expected to increase the spate and quality of corruption investigations by the media.

 

The consultancy is within the project “Strengthening Legislative Accountability and Anti-Corruption Mechanisms” (SLAAM) in Nigeria with financial support from MacArthur Foundation. The work of the consultants’ would be to synthesize investigative reports of corruption from journalists with a view of using the report to engage the relevant committees of the National Assembly to carry out legislative oversight responsibilities over […]