The tool helps to analyse different dimensions of civic space at local and national levels. It provides a monitoring framework to understand what is happening in civic space and to highlight priority areas that need addressing. It supports regular monitoring of different aspects of civic space, enables tracking of trends and changes over time through systematic application, supports discussions and analysis of civic space.
This tool does not attempt to quantify the performance of civic space in various dimensions but to bring structure to the collection of qualitative and perception-based assessments. It can be used on its own or alongside risk analysis tools.
The tool is available in English, French and Spanish.