Open Budget Index 2009
The International Budget Partnership today releases their annual Open Budget Index. They recommend that international financial institutions and donors "Increase the transparency of aid flows and avoid off-budget funding. Wherever possible, channel aid flows through local budget systems. Where this is not possible, provide information on aid flows in formats that are compatible with local budget systems, using government classification systems and respecting budget calendars."
They also put together a song caled "It’s Your Money":