Citizens, Civil Society and Auditors: COVID-19 requires an ‘ecosystem’ approach to accountability

This post first appeared on the International Budget Partnership’s blog here Governments around the world are at a critical juncture. Democracy is continuing to erode in countries across the globe, with increasing threats to citizens’ freedoms and restrictions on civic organizations. At the same time inequality is high and rising.  Frustration with governments (democratic or…

Sharing Insights on Strategy and Learning for Fiscal Justice

This blog was originally posted on IBP’s website here.  It was co-authored with Suvarna Hulawale (IBP), Caroline Laroche (NRGI) and Chris Stalker (Oxfam America).  Recently, Oxfam America, the Natural Resource Governance Institute (NRGI), and the International Budget Partnership (IBP) engaged in a series of learning exchanges to share insights and lessons from our respective Planning,…