Democratic Republic of the Congo

The Diocese Commission for Justice and Peace (CDJP) has been running in Kalemie-Kirungu diocese in the Democratic Republic of Congo since 1993. Its main mission is to help achieve social equality and justice for the people of the region, and interventions focus on four key sectors: Protection and Security Legal Assistance Peace-building Governance and Civic Education With regards to Governance, CDJP is motivated by a belief that citizen participation in governance at all levels is an essential ingredient to ensure community development. For this reason, CDJP works to promote the voice of diverse local communities within local government, and is attempting to institutionalize this attitude to ensure its sustainability. CDJP leads local communities in: Monitoring activities, helping to create and structure local committees for participative governance. Capacity-building courses and activities Advocacy; organizing community forums, bilateral meetings on key issues and sessions on reporting and information

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Promotion of Transparency and Accountability in the Management of Natural Resources and infrastructure in Katanga, DRC

donor Integrity Action
grant amount (USD) $40,462
grant peroid 2014-04 to 2015-03
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This grant supported CDJP to improve the performance and transparency of natural resource management in Katanga. In particular CDJP monitored those infrastructure projects directly built or rehabilitated by international mining companies with the revenues from the extractive industry. Frameworks for dialogue were built between the mining companies and the local community for the resolution of issues identified during monitoring visits.

Project Name Sector Budget Donor
Sanitation Project of Kalemie Town Environmental Protection $60,000 Provincial Government of Tanganyika
Regeneration Lake Tanganyika Agriculture $13,440 Slow Food International
Rehabilitation of National Road N°5 from Kalemie to Kambu Roads $11,600,000 World Bank
Construction of the Primary School Ponde Education $179,066 Bureau Central De Coordination
Construction of the Primary School Lukuga 1 and 2 Education $171,491 Central Coordinating Agency
Construction of the Primary School Marie Constance de Tournai Education $171,491 Central Office of Coordination
Modernization and rehabilitation of Kalemie Avenue Roads $5,960,980 World Bank
Travaux de constrution du pont Lukuga à Kalemie Roads N.A. Gouvernement Provincial du Katanga
Construction et equipement de 18 salles de classe à Kisengo. Education N.A. Mineral Mining Resources