This is the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) that was formed in May 2004 as an adhoc, loose coalition to bring together CSOs.

Initially the group consisted of four CSOs (UDN, NGO Forum, FOWODE and Oxfam GB) that mobilized other CSOs to begin engaging in the budget advocacy work.


New Publications

National Budget Framework Paper FY 2014-15

Financing Special Needs Education in UG 2014

Civil Society Statement on Budget 2014-15

CSBAG response:BOU Monetary Policy 2014

Issue paper supplimentary expenditure 2012-13

Water & Environment Budget Guide FY 2013/14

Policy Brief on Financing SNE in Uganda





What We Do

Over the last nine years, CSOs in Uganda under the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) have been engaged in influencing the budget process

Maintain dialogue with the Governmentent to ensure the fiscal policies and budgeting processes are pro-poor and gender sensitive.

Latest News:

    6th -12th April 2014
    Welcome to the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) weekly news update of the budget events that have made headline news this week.. Read more
  • Civil society group wants gov't to merge its agencies
    March,30th, 2014
    Government should consider merging its agencies in order to reduce public administration costs and to mitigate the threat by donors who are.. Read more

    Below are the upcoming events for CSBAG:

    • CSBAG retreat to generate Alternative Budget proposals FY 2014/15 16th -17th April 2014
    • Civil Society Pre Budget Dialogue- 15th, April ,2014.