Aug 26, 2013
By Almudena Ocejo (Centro de Contraloría Social y Estudios de la Construcción Democrática).
When it comes to health care in Mexico, “universal” has never meant equal, particularly when
May 30, 2013
What are some of the key causes and consequences of budget transparency? And how does transparency link with participation and accountability in the budget process? The International Budget
Jan 28, 2013
Learn more about the Open Budget Survey 2012 and why budget transparency is important.
Oct 24, 2012
This report consolidates lessons on innovative approaches to citizen mobilization for budget-related advocacy from a peer exchange that took place in Cape Town, South Africa in April 2011
Sep 01, 2012
By Peter Bofin (independent researcher).
In 2008 the Tanzanian Prime Minister, Mizengo Pinda, ordered government ministries to reduce unnecessary expenditure on workshops, allowances, seminars, and luxury vehicles.
Aug 29, 2012
The Evidence and Lessons from Latin America (ELLA) materials list gathers publications, videos, interviews, briefs, case studies and reports that document experiences related to budgeting in Latin America.
Jul 16, 2012
By Guillermo M. Cejudo (Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas).
This case study was updated in 2013. The full version and short summary are available in English.
Jun 15, 2012
Many civic groups have identified the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as a key site of global economic regulation. In turn, IMF management and staff have recognized civil society
May 04, 2012
By International Budget Partnership | April 2012
Governments can encourage citizen participation by creating conditions that enable them to participate in a meaningful way. A very important one
Feb 16, 2012
By Murray Petrie and Jon Shields | 2010
As part of the growing search for more transparency and accountability in government finance, this article suggests guidelines for the