Monthly Archives: October 2009

Advocates promote the power of information at European Development Days conference

An engaged public increases aid effectiveness, experts told an EU conference yesterday.

A group of international communications and governance experts told…

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Koenders addresses international conference on aid transparency

Netherlands development minister Bert Koenders spoke at the opening of the two-day International Aid Transparency Initiative conference in The Hague…

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International Aid Transparency Initiative first annual conference

The IATI Conference was held on 20th and 21st October in The Hague. It was opened by Bert Koenders, Netherlands…

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Philippines Senate president calls for greater transparency in the use of aid funding

It has become common practice in the Philippines to divert foreign aid intended for disaster relief.  Senate President Juan Ponce…

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The Asian Development Bank has now signed on to IATI! More to follow.

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World Bank's disclosure policy

The World Bank has released a disclosure policy approach paper.

For the full document click here.

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IATI Consultation paper- invitation for comments

This document invites comments on draft texts for Part 1 – what will be published. It should be noted that…

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World Bank proposes a radical restructuring of its policies on the disclosure of information

The World Bank has released an approach paper advocating a shift towards greater transparency through a paradigm shift in the…

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"Where Does My Money Go?" to launch new prototype this Autumn

"Where Does My Money Go?" was developed in 2007 by the Open Knowledge Foundation, an organisation which promotes knowledge that…

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