2017 • 3 years • On Nigeria
Established in 2010, the African Centre for Leadership, Strategy & Development (Centre LSD) is a Nigerian nonprofit that promotes strategic leadership and sustainable development in Africa. This award enables Centre-LSD to support and monitor implementation of Nigeria’s National Action Plan (NAP) for the Open Government Partnership (OGP). Centre-LSD is educating civil society organizations on OGP NAP commitments and partnering with the Open Alliance network to track them to ensure Nigeria meets its timelines. It is reviewing transparency legislation and policies and proposing reforms to improve them. The award contributes to laying a foundation for a new atmosphere of accountability, transparency, and good governance in Nigeria.