Project timeline



August : Call for nominations of countries to include in civil and political rights pilot

September : Selection of pilot countries

October : Roll-out of survey in pilot countries (collecting information for 1st half of 2017)

November–December : Calculation of pilot metrics and testing with in-country partners


March : Release of pilot metrics and data visualisation tools

April–June : Seek feedback on pilot metrics and secure funding for expansion phase

Second half of 2018 : Begin expansion to rest of world and development of additional metrics

September 2018 : Third co-design workshop to further hone our methodology and plan next steps (apply to join our Johannesburg workshop now)