Cdf Best Practices

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BEST PRACTICES in
CONSTITUENCY DEVELOPMENT FUND

(CDF)
Prepared By
Kimani Francis Praxides Nekesa Bernard Ndungu

For

Collaborative Centre for Gender and Development

THE CENTRE

Best Practices In CDF

First Published in 2009 By Collaborative Centre for Gender and Development P.O. Box 27559-00506, Nairobi, Tel: 020-607885, Email: info@ccentregd.org, Website: www.ccentregd.org And International Development Research Centre P.O. Box 62084 – 00200 Nairobi © Collaborative Centre for Gender and Development © International Development Research Centre Typeset and Design By Aileen Gathoni P.O. Box 27559-00506, Nairobi

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Table of Contents
Acronyms ................................................................... vi Executive Summary .....................................................viii Preface ....................................................................... xii Acknowledgement ......................................................xiv CHAPTER ONE: BACKGROUND AND INTRODUCTION..1 Section I:Economic Development Patterns, Trends and Strategies: Kenyan Context ........................1 :Constituency Development Fund: An Overview...4 Section II: The Study Introduction ..................................................10 Goal of the study ...........................................12 Methodological approach................................19 Conceptual framework....................................19 CHAPTER TWO: BEST PRACTICES Section I: Preliminaries ................................................25 Section II: Best Practices ..............................................25

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CHAPTER THREE: CASE STUDIES (PROJECTS).........54 South Imenti Constituency ..................................................54 Case 1: Igokini-Kithakanaro Water Project ..................59 Case 2: The South Imenti Constituency Office.............59 Oloitoktok Constituency .................................................... 63 Case 3: Olorika Primary School ................................. 63 Rongai Constituency ............................................................ 65 Case 4: Kambi ya Moto Secondary School Science laboratory ..................................................... 65 Case 5: Lengenet Maternity Ward .............................. 68 Kitui Central Constituency ................................................. 70 Case 6: Engineer Ngilu Mixed Secondary School .........70 Samburu West Constituency ..............................................74 Case 7: Samburu West Security Project .......................74 Kikuyu Constituency ............................................................ 76 Case 8: King’eero Police Post .................................... 76 Case 9: Kikuyu Rural Development Trust Project (KRDT) ............................................................... 76 CHAPTER FOUR: RECOMMENDATIONS FOR STRENGETHING THE CDF IMPLEMENTATION............................. 83 CHAPTER FIVE: CONCLUSION & WAY FORWARD......90 Bibliography .............................................................92

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Annexes:

List of Tables and Figures

Table 1: Respondents Occupation ............................ 28 Table 2: Means of knowing about the CDF ...............34 Figure 1: Respondents Gender Distribution .............. 26 Figure 2: Level of Education ..................................... 27 Figure 3: Efficiency of Channels Used ....................... 35

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ACRONYMS
AGM ASAL BOG CACC CBOs CCGD CDC CDD CDF CO CSOs DC DDO DEO DO EU FGDs GEEF IDRC IEA IPAR KIPRA KRDT LASDAP LATF...
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