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Financing for Development – stuck in the mud?

This post has been written by Publish What You Fund’s CEO Rupert Simons and Head of Policy and Advocacy Jeannet…

Posted in Blog, Financing for Development, Updates | Posted by: Rupert Simons
 
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UK elections 2015: An open opportunity

There’s now just one week to go until the general election here in the UK. We’ve been looking at the…

Posted in Blog, open gov, UK, Updates | Posted by: Nicholas Winnett
 
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Aligning aid and budgets: A call to OECD DAC

Over the last few months, we’ve been working with five donor partners (Canada DFATD, DFID, UNDP, USAID and the World…

Posted in Blog | Posted by: Mark Brough
 
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Big decisions in the Big Apple

Over the course of 2015, we’re coordinating the Road to 2015 campaign, which aims to up the pressure on governments. We…

Posted in Blog, Financing for Development, News, Road to 2015, U.N., Updates | Posted by: Nicholas Winnett
 
Briefing the President of Sierra Leone, Ernest Bai Koroma (photo- Yasmina Guerda)

Fighting Ebola with information

Last October, I went to Sierra Leone to work on Ebola. I helped set up a National Situation Room to…

Posted in Blog, Updates | Posted by: Rupert Simons
 
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Aid transparency in 2015: The clock is ticking

It’s six months since we launched the 2014 Aid Transparency Index. We’ve been pleasantly surprised by the number of donors…

Posted in ATI, Blog, Road to 2015, Updates | Posted by: Shreya Basu
 
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Open Data Day 2015: The open data revolution in Nepal

This is a guest blog by Pavrita Rana, a Coordinator at Open Nepal. The full, original version of this blog…

Posted in Blog, Data Revolution, Events, Updates | Posted by: Guest
 
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The lessons are there: the U.S. must now act on aid transparency

Written by our U.S. team members, Sally Paxton and Catalina Reyes

On February 6 Brookings and the Modernizing Foreign Assistance Network…

Posted in Blog, By Country, U.S., Updates | Posted by: Sally Paxton
 
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Reflections on the First Drafting Session of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development

The first drafting session of the Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD3) was held in New York on…

Posted in Blog, Financing for Development, Updates | Posted by: Jeannet Lingan
 
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The Mohinga experience: Why aid quality matters in Myanmar

This is a guest blog written by the European Union Delegation to Myanmar. All photos credited to Leigh Mitchell.

Donors and aid have…

Posted in Blog, International Aid Transparency Initiative, Technology for Transparency, Updates | Posted by: Guest