Research and Advocacy

Policy Influencing

Networking/Coalition Building

Lobbying

Community Mobilisation

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We use Socio-Economic Baseline Data Collection

Our Experience

Research sponsored by Integrated Social Development Centre (ISODEC), 2012
Research sponsored by ISODEC, 2014
Research supported by AngloGold Ashanti, Obuasi, 2015.

Sub-National Mineral Revenue Management
Community Development Agreements in Ghana’s Mining Industry

Our Experience

A Case of Obuasi Municipality. Research sponsored by the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), 2014
Research sponsored jointly by UNDP and Third World Network Africa (TWN – Africa), 2015

We don’t identify problems, we create solutions

Our Experience

Revenue/Impact Tracking in 6 Oil Producing Districts in Western Region, Research sponsored by Publish What You Pay (PWYP – Ghana), 2012
Status of President’s State of the Nation Address (SoNA) Projects in Western Region. Research sponsored by ISODEC, 2015 and 2016

Centre for Social Impact Studies

The Centre for Social Impact Studies (CeSIS) was formed in January 2011 as a research and advocacy non-governmental organisation primarily focused on providing research backbone to Ghana’s extractive industry. The organisation is headquartered in Obuasi in the Ashanti Region with an office in Takoradi, the Western Regional capital that focuses on the oil and gas industry.
Our mission

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Sensitisation Workshops

Minesite Assessment Tool visit to Ashanti Region, Upper East Region, Western North Region, Eastern Region

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Active volunteers

At each of our meetings, there are at least 40% female attendance. Intentionally including a woman's voice in every meeting, we encouraged them to speak out and actively engage.

Approach, Intervane
and campaign for change

Using the MSAT to build the capacity of the locals especially the marginalized to lead their own advocacy.
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Our current focus

The causes we support over the years, we've been contributing
toward a range of worthy charities and causes.

Thematic Areas of Work

CeSIS works on the following thematic areas:
Mining (large scale mining and small scale mining)
Oil and Gas
Environment
Disability, Gender and Social Inclusion
Local Governance

Mining

60%

Oil and Gas

50%

Environment

80%

Disability, Gender and Social Inclusion

50%

Our next activities

We partner with governments and the public and private sectors
and foster greater public awareness of urgent global issues.

Economic security, access to information, and job opportunities

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Health products, awareness and easy access to services

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Farmer resources, training, or funds to increase productivity

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Raise funds, volunteer and campaign for change

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We work to change public policies to improve lives

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Raise funds, volunteer and campaign for change

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