The Oxfam scandal: Let’s have an honest conversation about accountability

April 9th, 2018|Governance & Management|

Early signs of the effect that the revelations have had on public perceptions of NGOs are worrying. The 2017 Edelman Trust Barometer report revealed that the trust of the public in NGOs had plummeted even before the scandal broke. Following the Oxfam exposé, survey evidence suggests that levels of confidence in aid and development [...]