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Accountability and Democratic Governance Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4312181e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/development/accountability-and-democratic-governance_9789264183636-en
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There is growing recognition of the need for new approaches to the ways in which donors support accountability, but no broad agreement on what changed practice looks like. This publication aims to provide more clarity on the emerging practice.
Carbon finance in Africa Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/0210011ec004.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/economics/carbon-finance-in-africa_gen_papers-2010-5k9bdtsvdgmx
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This paper* was prepared as a background reference document for the APF Special Session on Climate Change in Addis Ababa, 3 September 2009. It reviews institutional and capacity barriers to carbon finance in Africa as well as clean development ...

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Distribution of net ODA Click to Access:
    http://data.oecd.org/oda/distribution-of-net-oda.htm
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Distribution of net official development assistance is defined in terms of aid allocations by income group or geographical region.
Few and Far Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/4314081e.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/development/few-and-far_9789264222311-en
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Drawing on data collected between 2006 and 2012, the report provides recommendations and good practices regarding stolen asset recovery, and suggests specific actions for development agencies.
Public Financial Management in Infrastructure in Africa Click to Access:
    http://oecd.metastore.ingenta.com/content/5jxzmjr4qlhb.pdf
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  • http://www.keepeek.com/Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/development/public-financial-management-in-infrastructure-in-africa_5jxzmjr4qlhb-en
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To what extent do budgetary processes and institutions hamper infrastructural development in Africa? To answer that question, this report analyses the answers of budget officials to questionnaires administered in 22 African countries: Benin, Botswana, Burundi, Cameroon, Cabo Verde, Chad,...
 
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