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.


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Citizen's Guide to water & Env't FY2014-15

Effectiveness of the agric credit facility 2014

CSBAG 7 reasons why taxing agric inputs is bad

Cso's Reflections on the Budget FY 2014-15

CITIZEN'S BUDGET FY 2014-15-FY2018-19

Clauses to consider Debating UG PFB, 2012



What We Do

Over the last Ten 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.

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Below are the upcoming events for CSBAG

CSBAG seeks to contract a qualified consultant to document CSBAG Budget advocacy experiences in Uganda..Download the Terms of Reference here..
  • 30th October 2014 - CSBAG meeting with the JLOS Sector Working Group to submit CSO input into the sector budget framework paper for FY 2015/16.