Fiscal Transparency, Accountability, and Risk

Nov 01, 2012

Fiscal transparency is a critical element of effective fiscal policymaking and the management of fiscal risks. This International Monetary Fund (IMF) 2012 publication discusses the distinct but related

Social Audits as a Budget Monitoring Tool

Oct 24, 2012

This report lays out the main elements of social audits in India and consolidates lessons from a horizontal learning exchange that took place between IBP partner organizations from

Left in the Dark: Parastatal Loans in South Africa

Mar 26, 2012

Parastatal loans, transfers of public funds to government-owned enterprises, represent 12 percent of South Africa’s annual GDP. Despite South Africa’s high level of budget transparency, there are few

Open Budget Survey 2012

Jan 23, 2012

January 2012 | By International Budget Partnership

The Open Budget Survey 2012 included 100 countries. Independent civil society researchers or research organizations collected the data, which was peer-reviewed

Assessment of Budget Transparency in Honduras

Oct 11, 2011

In early 2011 the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) approached the International Budget Partnership (IBP) and requested an update of the Open Budget Survey 2010 results for Honduras to