Grant Makers Can Improve Government Effectiveness in the Covid-19 Era

14th July 2020|Categories: Home Blog, Press|Tags: , , , |

Philanthropy has committed billions of dollars in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. While certainly generous, that’s a fraction of the trillions committed so far by governments worldwide. And therein lies [...]

NGOs call for continued support for transparency and accountability

10th July 2020|Categories: Home Blog, Thought Leadership|Tags: , , , |

We’ve signed a letter in collaboration with the Infrastructure Transparency Initiative (CoST) and Hivos calling for providers of development assistance to maintain support for transparency, accountability and open government initiatives. In the [...]

Nigerian celebrities take on corruption through ‘mindset reorientation’

8th July 2020|Categories: Arts & Media, Press|Tags: , , |

As part of efforts to hold the government accountable, top Nigerian Celebrities, MI Abaga, Alex Ekubo, Osas Igodaro, Lillian Esoro, Jeff Bankz and others geared towards tackling corruption through mindset [...]

New Narratives for Accountability in Zimbabwe

7th July 2020|Categories: Home Blog, Press|Tags: , , , , , |

Harare, Zimbabwe - Accountability Lab (AL) is launching a new project that contributes to the conversation on integrity and accountability in Zimbabwe. The “New Narratives for Accountability in Zimbabwe” project [...]

Exploring social norms with Tufts University

7th July 2020|Categories: Impact & Learning, Integrity Icon, Uncategorized|

Accountability Lab is excited to announce our collaboration with the Corruption, Justice & Legitimacy Program (CJL) at The Fletcher School at Tufts University. CJL’s Social Norms and Corruption project will be [...]

“I think I will be engaged in social services as long as I live”

30th June 2020|Categories: Citizen Helpdesks, Integrity Icon, Youth & Education|

A senior midwife of great experience, Sita Kumari Sharma speaks very seriously about the public service. She has many stories too, about her experiences at Nepal's Birendranagar Municipal Health Office. But [...]

Why ‘naming and faming’ matters for social accountability practice

24th June 2020|Categories: Integrity Icon|Tags: , , |

Dr Mirja Delport is a doctor at the Oudtshoorn District Hospital in South Africa. Since the outbreak of the coronavirus, she's been on the frontlines, working day shifts at the [...]