Five years on – How transparent is the EU’s aid?

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If – as the UK Prime Minister David Cameron is finding out  – a…

Posted in ATI, Blog, EC, Updates | Posted by: Liz Steele

Why data is a feminist issue

5 March was International Open Data Day. 6 March was Mother’s Day in the UK and Ireland. Today, 8 March,…

Posted in Blog, Data Revolution | Posted by: Rupert Simons

Where is transparency in the hype cycle?

Development fashions go through predictable stages. At first, breathless blog posts proclaim the idea: budget support, microfinance, laptops. Soon, governments…

Posted in Blog, Updates | Posted by: Rupert Simons

Transparency: the new development norm?

Those familiar with our work will know that every year we assess how transparent donors are in the annual Aid…

Posted in ATI, Blog, International Aid Transparency Initiative, Updates | Posted by: Katie Welford

Making humanitarian aid transparency a reality in 2016

On 17th January, the High-Level Panel on Humanitarian Financing released its report Too important to fail – addressing the humanitarian…

Posted in Blog, Humanitarian, Updates | Posted by: Liz Steele

Why we shouldn’t be complacent on corruption

This week saw international anti-corruption day. So what? Few of the over 100 official ‘days’ observed by the United…

Posted in Blog | Posted by: Rupert Simons
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Joining-up data standards post-OGP15: a need for joined-up conversations

By Tom Orrell at Publish What You Fund & Joni Hillman at the IATI Secretariat and Development Initiatives….

Posted in Blog | Posted by: Tom Orrell
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The U.S. Commits To The Right Things In Foreign Aid Transparency: Increasing Quality And Use

This blog is from Laia Grino, Senior Manager of Transparency, Accountability and Results at InterAction. It was originally…

Posted in Blog, U.S. | Posted by: Guest
Uganda Aid and Budget Visualisation

Meeting the information needs of partner countries

Update: we received a very positive reply to our letter from Erik Solheim, Chair of the OECD Development Assistance Committee.


Posted in Blog, Letters | Posted by: Mark Brough
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton announces the U.S. will join IATI at Busan in 2011

Road to 2015: The Home Straight

The 31st of December 2015 marks the deadline that donors set themselves to make their aid fully transparent. The Road to…

Posted in ATI, Blog, Road to 2015 | Posted by: Nicholas Winnett