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Systems Approaches to Public Sector Challenges
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This report, produced by the OECD Observatory of Public Sector Innovation, explores how systems approaches can be used in the public sector to solve complex or “wicked” problems.
Brazil's Federal Court of Accounts
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This report suggests concrete steps Brazil’s Federal Court of Accounts can take to adapt its own strategies, approaches and audit programming to provide valuable insight and foresight to policy makers in the centre of government.

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General government deficit
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General government deficit is defined as the fiscal position of government after accounting for capital expenditures. Net-lending means that government is providing financial resources to other sectors and net-borrowing means that government requires...
Towards a New Partnership with Citizens
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This assessment provides an evidence-based analysis of the ongoing decentralisation reforms in Jordan from the perspective of the principles and practices of open government.
Developing Effective Working Relationships Between Supreme Audit Institutions and Parliaments
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Supreme audit institutions and parliaments have an important role in holding governments to account for the use of public funds. Parliaments rely on the objective and professional work of supreme audit institutions to provide them with information...
 
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Thematic Video on Governance

In unitary countries, the share of local taxes is among the highest in the Nordic countries (Sweden, Denmark, and Finland) and Japan, where local taxes account for more than 25% of total tax revenue.
 
 
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