Project: “Money Watch: Civil Society Guarding the Budget”


Description: The overall objective is “to contribute to the fight against corruption by more effective scrutiny of public spending”. Through the overall objective, Action aims to reduce public mistrust in efficiency of public spending, and to improve Montenegro’s rank in the assessments carried out by European Commission on Montenegro’s compliance with the Chapter on PFM within the European Principles of Public Administration, but also in the Performance Measurement Framework by the World Bank. Inextricably linked with the overall objective is also a high implementation rate of the 2016-2020 Program for the Reform of PFM. The specific objective is to increase level of effective participation of civil society in scrutiny of public spending”.


Project: “Money Watch: Civil Society Guarding the Budget”

Organization: Institute Alternative

Address: Bul. Džordža Vašingtona 57, I/20, Podgorica, Montenegro

Partners: Institute of Public Finance, Zagreb, Croatia and NGO New Horizon, Ulcinj, Montenegro

Budget: EUR 249,169.68

City: Podgorica

Project period: 01.09.2017 until 01.10.2019

Project location: Podgorica, Montenegro

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Name of projectStatusOrganizationAddressCityBudget
"How is Our Budget Spent: (Not so) Public Expenditure in Montenegro" RealizedCentre for Investigative Journalism – CIJTrg nezavisnost bbPodgoricaEUR 10,970.00