What is this?In the context of governance, important aspects of transparency include:
- It should be reasonably easy to determine even for outsiders which decisions and actions where taken, when, by whom, and for what reasons.
- Ties of decision-makers to particular stakeholder groups should be disclosed.
- Any potentially relevant personal financial or other interests of decision-makers should be disclosed in advance.
DiscussionTransparency is a fundamental pre-condition for effective Accountability.
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