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Title Public sector transparency and accountability : making it happen / [prepared by Janos Bertok]
Published Paris : Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, [2002]


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Description 210 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents Fostering dialogue to strengthen good governance / Seiichi Kondo -- Preventing corruption in the Americas / César Gaviria -- Institutions of integrity in the United States / Stuart C. Gilman -- Transparency and accountability in Colombia / Humberto De La Calle -- Making it happen: developing policy guidelines for accountability and transparency / János Bertók / Joanne Caddy / Michael Ruffner -- Canada's principles-based approach: "the conflict of interest and post employment code" / Public Policy Forum -- Public ethics committee in Brazil: experiences, developments and challenges / João Geraldo Piquet Carneiro -- Managing conflicts of interest at the federal level in the United States / Jane S. Ley -- Can new technologies be a solution? Conflicts of interest cases in Argentina / Nicolás R.S. Raigorodsky -- Building a consensus for fiscal reform in Chile / Mario Marcel / Marcelo Tokman -- Performance and transparency in Australia: are "leading edge" systems really working? / Tyrone M. Carlin -- Access to information - a long way to go / Cláudio Weber Abramo -- Public scrutiny and access to information in Finland / Katju Holkeri -- Right of access to information and public scrutiny: transparency as a democratic control instrument / Alfredo Chirino Sánchez -- Mexican municipal transparency evaluation system - "setramun" / Bernardo Avalos -- Framework for action: measures for follow-up / Marilyn Yakowitz -- Organization of American states and the fight against corruption / Jorge Garcia-Gonzalez -- Annexes: OECD policies and best practices -- Principles for managing ethics in the public service -- Building public trust: ethics measures in OECD countires -- OECD best practices for budget transparency -- Engaging citizens in policy-making: information, consulation and public participation
Summary Includes the following papers: Fostering Dialogue to Strengthen Good Governance / Seiichi Kondo -- Preventing Corruption in the Americas / Cesar Gaviria (and more ... )
Analysis OECD countries
Public service accountability
Conflict of interest
Government policy
Freedom of information
South America
Economics Public Sector Accountability
Notes "This publication presents the papers discussed at the Latin American Forum on Ensuring Transparency and Accountability in the Public Sector held on 5-6 December 2001"--P. 3
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Also available on the Internet to registered users
Mode of access: Internet. Adobe Acrobat required to read pdf file
Subject Civil service ethics -- Congresses.
Public administration -- Moral and ethical aspects -- Congresses.
Political corruption -- Prevention -- Congresses.
Civil service ethics.
Political ethics.
Political corruption -- Prevention.
Public interest.
Public administration -- Corrupt practices -- OECD countries -- Prevention.
Political leadership -- Europe.
Political leadership -- Mexico.
Political leadership -- United States.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Bertók, János.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Latin American Forum on Ensuring Transparency and Accountability in the Public Sector (2001 : Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil)
LC no. 2003402176
ISBN 926419830X paperback