Last November 2007, CommGAP organized a workshop entitled Generating Genuine Demand with Social Accountability Mechanisms in Paris, France. Since then, we have been reflecting on the word “accountability” and what it really means in the work of governance. I recently recalled that Dr.
As my tenure at the PSD Blog ends today, I'm reminded of a great year during which this blog celebrated its second birthday and became one of the World Bank's most popular sites.
Going foreword, PSD Blog is always looking for fresh talent. If you're a World Bank staffer and favor market solutions to development, talk to Alan about a possibility of guest blogging.
If you are one of our readers, thank you. You're in good hands.
One more year, the World Bank is organizing its Development Marketplace grant competition, this time on the theme of Sustainable Agriculture for Development.
A new study by the Boston Consulting Group finds that outsourcing to China and India did little or nothing to save costs for many of the original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).
Rio de Janeiro is the home of Brazil's best 14 samba schools, some with individual budgets of up to $2.5 million
Welcome to CommGAP’s blog People, Spaces, Deliberation. We hope this platform will be a useful tool for all of us to share knowledge, debate, and discuss ideas about how to secure good governance and accountability.
My colleagues and I will blog on a weekly basis on various topics and we hope you will join in the conversations.