This is the Civil Society Budget Advocacy Group (CSBAG) that was formein 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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Citizens' Budget 2015-16

Making WASH matter in Uganda NBFY2015-16

CSO Q3 Budget Monitoring Report FY2014-15

Citizens Budget Guide Pader District FY2015-16

Citizens Budget Guide Agago District FY2015-16

National Budget Speech 2015-16

16 Concerns in Agriculture budget FY2015-16

Budget Performance & Q4 Release FY2014/15

CSOs Position Paper on Tax FY2015-16

Tax Revenue Measures FY2015/16-Press

Every Shilling Counts Volume 2 FY2015-16

National Budget Strategy FY2015-16 by MOFPD

National Budget Framework Paper FY2015-16

CSOs Comments on the NDP2015/16-2019/20



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

    1. Q and A session with Ministry of Finance Planning and Economic Development about the Budgeting process,28th August 2015, 11:00 AM, Conference Hall.

    2.Local government budget consultative workshops for FY2016/17 (31st august to 15th September 2015).. Download the calender here

    3. Training on Public Financing for Family Planning, 1st and 2nd September 2015, Eureka Place Hotel.