Laboratorio de Medios / Ojoconmipisto
Laboratorio de Medios - Promoting transparency and fighting corruption with Ojoconmipisto
Laboratorio de Medios's ojoconmipisto.org is a journalistic project that promotes transparency and the fight against corruption, inspects how local governments use municipal funds and encourages citizen participation in Guatemala. The project seeks to share with citizens information and data on how their municipality contracts work. Ojoconmipisto provides tools to journalists, through training and accompaniment, so that they are the ones who control the quality of spending of their municipalities. This journalistic project promotes transparency and the fight against corruption, inspecting how local governments use municipal funds and encouraging citizen participation. Currently, due to a lack of information residents do not monitor their municipality's use of public funds. This project aims to remedy this situation.
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