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.
Catch up on our webinar sharing the findings from our fourth work stream on Value of Investment: Mobilisation & Structure of Deal. For this work stream, we have been assessing the transparency of the way that development finance institutions (DFIs) structure the financial aspects of their direct investments.
In this blog we timeline the communication of, and reactions to, the UK government’s aid cuts and pose the question, is this a new era of UK aid transparency?
Our DFI Transparency Initiative has completed its fourth Work Stream (Value of Investment: Mobilisation & Structure of Deal). The research report identifies a number of areas where consistency of reporting and Development Finance Institution (DFI) transparency could be improved. Here our CEO, Gary Forster, speaks with Nadia Nikolova, portfolio manager at Allianz Global Investors about why DFI transparency is important for the private sector.