Policy Position 06/2011: Making aid effective: An anti-corruption agenda

Filed under - Humanitarian assistance

Policy position published 17 November 2011
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While aid flows topped US$ 128 billion in 2010, they have not always been good at achieving results due to corruption and mismanagement that arise from low levels of transparency, accountability and integrity on the part of donor and partner countries.

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Country / Territory - International   
Region - Global   
Language(s) - English   
Topic - Accountability   |   Governance   |   Humanitarian assistance   |   Poverty and development   
Tags - Aid effectiveness   |   Humanitarian aid   |   Aid flows   |   Budget transparency   

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