From Information to Participation: The Potential of New Technologies on Accountability Initiatives
AbstractThis technical note considers the role of information and communications technology (ICT) in promoting the use of information and active participation among various stakeholders in the context of access to information initiatives, and in transparency and accountability efforts more broadly. Such participation, in turn, has the potential to bring about concrete improvements in institutional capacity in the public sector, public policies, and governance.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Inter-American Development Bank in its series IDB Publications with number 66298.
Date of creation: May 2012
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Transparency & Anticorruption; Innovation; Governance; Information and Communications Technology; access to information; accountability; e-governance; monitoring; public management;
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