Rupert Simons

Financing and Development: Donors must make the aid data revolution reality

Years ago, I spent a summer working in the research department of an investment bank. My job was to analyse…

Posted in Blog, Updates | Posted by: Rupert Simons
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How transparency is helping Gavi to save lives

This is a guest post by Jonna Jeurlink, Senior Manager, Public Policy at Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance.  

Gavi, the Vaccine…

Posted in ATI, Blog, Updates | Posted by: Guest
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State of the Union 2015: What “Smart Development” Means for Reform as the Clock Winds Down

 This blog was written by MFAN Co-Chairs George Ingram, Carolyn Miles, and Connie Veillette. It was originally published…

Posted in Blog, U.S., Updates | Posted by: Guest

PEPFAR and MCC Partner to Create Local Data Hubs

This is a guest blog post from the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief

Sharing and using reliable data is essential…

Posted in Blog, By Country, Data Revolution, U.S. | Posted by: Guest
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Young people in Nepal will drive accountability in 2015

This is a guest blog by Ravindra Shakya, Country Director, Restless Development Nepal

Young people make up a huge part of…

Posted in Blog, Data Revolution | Posted by: Guest

9 December: Anti-Corruption or Anti-Poverty Day?

This guest blog has been written by Craig Fagan of Transparency International.

More than a decade since 9 December has become…

Posted in Blog, Data Revolution | Posted by: Guest
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Collaboration and Accountability: Monitoring the Implementation of the US Open Government Plan

Guest post by Abby Paulson- Open the Government   The Obama administration publicly declared a dedication to open government early…

Posted in Blog, open gov, U.S., Updates | Posted by: Guest

A midterm evaluation. The other midterm, that is.

If you follow U.S. politics or even if you’ve managed to stay away from it, you may have heard the…

Posted in Blog, open gov, U.S., Updates | Posted by: Catalina Reyes

Reflections on the Annual GPEDC Workshop in Seoul, Korea

Last week well over 100 participants convened in Seoul for the Annual Workshop of the Global Partnership for Effective Development…

Posted in Blog, Korea, NGOs | Posted by: Shreya Basu

IAEG report: what we asked for versus what we’ve seen so far

The UN Secretary General’s Independent Expert Advisory Group  (IEAG) on the Data Revolution plans to launch its final report tomorrow (6…

Posted in Blog, Data Revolution, NGOs, U.N. | Posted by: Jeannet Lingan