Who we are
The Institute for Social Accountability (TISA) is a civil society initiative committed towards the achievement of sound policy and good governance in local development in Kenya, to uplift livelihoods of, especially, the poor and marginalized. TISA has been operational since March 2008, and is a locally registered trust. We were previously known as the CDF Accountability Project. TISA focuses on governance and has built up considerable expertise and networks in local governance, participatory governance, advocacy strategies, capacity building and practice learning while growing in experience and capacity in the development of capacity building tools and curricula in these areas.
Vision: TISA is committed to the creation of a successful future for the people of Kenya. In this regard, TISA’s vision is;
Empowered citizens claiming and enjoying their rights.
Mission: TISA recognizes the impact of provision of quality services on the socio- economic well being of the populace. Thus its overriding mission is;
To promote the realization of article 43 of the Kenyan Constitution 2010 through accountable and participatory devolved government.