Our regular news bulletin, featuring updates to the Index assessment method, new research on DFIs, transparency and financial information, a transparency timeline of the UK aid cuts, news of the launch of our gender financing research and a chance to catch up on a roundtable discussion on Russia and aid transparency.
We are pleased to announce that our review of the Aid Transparency Index assessment method has successfully concluded. We have a new Technical Paper which we will use for the 2022 Aid Transparency Index assessment.
There is inadequate disclosure of both aggregate and project level financial information across development finance institutions (DFIs), according to new research from our DFI Transparency Initiative. The research examined the transparency of 17 bilateral and multilateral DFIs and found that transparency gaps make it difficult to assess DFIs contribution to market building.
Our roundup of the latest news, including details of our new project focusing on funding for women’s economic empowerment, our forthcoming webinar on DFI transparency, and a chance to catch up on our publications and events looking at gender financing in Kenya, Guatemala and Nepal.
We are very pleased to welcome two new trustees to the board of Publish What You Fund. Al Kags and Justine Tordoff bring new skills and experiences that complement our existing board members, and ensure we have a great team to oversee the future direction of the organisation.
Catch up on our webinar to learn how the Nepali government and international donors are funding gender equality in Nepal, and where key stakeholders can work together to improve the transparency of this funding.