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Book Chapter | Jan 2004
The book examines the political role of courts in new democracies in Latin America and Africa, focussing on their ability to hold political power-holder ...
courts, judiciary, accountabilty, democracy, democratic consolidation, rule of law, constitutionalism
U4 Brief | Jun 2009
Education budget work conducted by civil society is a powerful way of holding governments accountable to their citizens, and drawing attention to corruption ...
Book Chapter | May 2016
Uruguay: halfway towards accountability Francesca Lessa and Elin Skaar Transitional Justice in Lati
transitional justice, Uruguay
CMI Report | Jan 2005
Despite the important accountability functions assigned supreme audit institutions, little is known about their actual functioning and we have scant information ...
Accountability/economic accountability, Audit, Auditor general, Budget, Parliament, Supreme audit institutions, Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda, Africa: Malawi
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2016
Recent evidence highlights the importance of trust in explaining bank account savings. According to economic theory, repeated interactions can play a ...
India, finance, trust, savings, banking, experiment, rct
Responsiveness to the concerns of the poor and accountability to the commitments to poverty reduction
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2003
Taking its cue from the poverty-reduction thrust of the Millennium Development Goals, this paper proposes an analytical framework for answering the fundamental ...
Poverty, Poverty reduction, Development aid, UNDP
CMI Working Paper | Feb 2017
Access to formal banking is spreading across the world. Obtaining a bank account may transform how people manage their finances, and affect their savings ...
banking, bank accounts, villages, rural, savings, India
Globally designed accountability and local social inequality. A case study of two maternal deaths in Tanzania.
Book Chapter | Sep 2018
Globally designed accountability and local social inequality. A case study of two maternal deaths in
Maternal health, accountability, Tanzania
Open data for transparency and accountability in health service delivery: What's new in the digital age?
U4 Issue | Aug 2018
Open data platforms have a great unexplored potential. Publicly available health data can make service delivery more transparent and accountable. Experience ...
News | 30 May 2013
In the TALEARN Community of Practice, practitioners, activists, funders and researchers join forces to strengthen the impact and increase the scale of transparency and accountability interventions.- It is individuals on the frontline pushing for greater transparency and accountability on the part of governments who best understand the challenges inherent to this type of work, says Nils Taxell, senior adviser at CMI's U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre.
When Supreme Audit Institutions engage with civil society: Exploring lessons from the Latin American Transparency Participation and Accountability Initiative
U4 Practice Insight | Dec 2013
The Transparency, Participation and Accountability Initiative illustrates emerging partnerships between audit institutions and citizens, and highlights ...
Supreme Audit Institutions, auditing, civic engagement, transparency, participation, accountability, Latin America, people's engagement, Latin America
Journal Article | Jan 2008
This article offers a framework for exploring litigation as a strategy to advance the right to health by holding governments accountable to human rights ...
Report in External Series | Jan 2004
Citizens' access and right to information on local government budgets and accounts is often considered a necessary condition for good governance. Without ...
Infomation dissemination, Local government, Budgets, Africa: Tanzania
Commissioned Report | Jan 2005
Understanding Patterns of Accountability in Tanzania. Final Synthesis Report Andrew Lawson and Lis
Book | Mar 2010
Why do courts hold political power-holders accountable in some democratic and democratizing countries, but not in others? And, why do some courts ...
Courts, power, political accountability
Report in External Series | Jan 2002
Introduction: The new politics of taxation and accountability in developing countries Lise Rakner a
News | 23 Jan 2015
Big accounting firms advice multinational companies on tax loopholes and lobby for tax exemptions. At the same time they advice governments in developing countries on tax reforms and engage in government task forces. A new research project delve deeper into the dual role of multinational accounting firms.
Project | Feb - Dec 2003
This article aims at discribing and analysing the shifts in accountability of the Maoist movement through successive periods, first as parlamentary actor ...
Nepal, Maoists, accountability, Asia: Nepal
Event | 18 Feb 2010
Professor Göran Hyden explores the role political accountability plays in assessing development prospects in Africa.
Book Chapter | Jan 1994
Responsiveness and accountability in Botswana politics: Do democratic institutions matter? Andreas