Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA)

Centre for Budget and Governance Accountability (CBGA) is an independent, non-profit policy research organisation based in New Delhi. The core mandate of CBGA is to enhance transparency and accountability in governance through rigorous analysis of policies and budgets, and fostering people's participation in budgetary processes by demystifying them.

With the aim of facilitating progressive changes in policies, budgets and governance processes, CBGA focuses on:

  • Research on public policy and budgets from the perspective of the poor and disadvantaged sections of population
  • Dissemination of the research findings through publications, its website, consultations and workshops
  • Capacity building of civil society actors, government officials and other key stakeholders on budgets
  • Policy advocacy with the executive and other important stakeholders