Training for Local Council V councillors on Democracy, Governance and Accountability. KAS-ACFODE program Facilitator: Perry Aritua Districts: Kisoro & Kabale February;2012. Democracy. What is democracy?
Facilitator: Perry Aritua
Districts: Kisoro & Kabale
What is democracy?
Other benefits of democracy: leaders are accountable to the people,
tolerance of divergent views, political decisions reflect will of the
What are the key elements or components of a
Success of democracy is dependent on strong institutions
What role does each play?
Why is the role of each institution important?
Principles of representation
Find out what participants understand by representation before
sharing some of the above ideas with them.
Relevance of participation
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Participants give more views on how locals
participate in democracy in the district
politically. Use e.gs to illustrate this