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What's New


Public participation in public budgeting and audit processes

May 28, 2014

Jeff Thindwa, Manager of WBI's Social Accountability practice shared thoughts with VoA TV about the importance of building media's capacity

May 12, 2014

Leaders and practitioners from across a variety of multi-stakeholder initiatives make connections to enhance impact.

May 27, 2014

WBI's Benjamin Herzberg's blog post, "How Will Transparency Improve Business Competitiveness" is now available.

May 21, 2014 Blog post

WBI's Director of Innovation Labs, Aleem Walji, writes his latest post, "Time to Put the 'M' Back into 'M&E'"

May 14, 2014 Blog post
What's New

The 2nd webinar series on LEDS: Continuing the Momentum of Low Emissions Development Strategies (LEDS) for Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is available.

May 14, 2014 News

The new website for the Global Partnership for Social Accountability is now live.

May 12, 2014 Announcement

The PDFs associated with our April 9th event, "Closing Feedback Loops: From Engaged Citizens to More Responsive Governments," are available here for your viewing.  

April 29, 2014 News
April 28, 2014 Blog post

WBIIN's Johannes Kiess talks about the launch of the Open Aid Map during the 2014 World Bank Spring Meetings.

April 24, 2014 Blog post