Budget transparency: a clear solution?
Most people agree that comprehensive, clear and transparent budget reporting is important for accountability between a government and its citizens, and there has been a drive for transparency in many countries over the last decade. This Opinion offers lessons learned and next steps emerging from the process of creating a new Budget Performance Report (BPR) in Tajikistan. The Opinion argues that this is an opportunity to examine what constitutes an open and transparent report, and its evolution and sustainability.
This post features the author's personal view and does not represent the view of ODI.