Monthly Archives: August 2018

Dynamic Accountability for Increased Resilience

August 30th, 2018|Dynamic Accountability, Governance & Management, Stakeholder engagement|

Shrinking Civic Space and the Crisis of CSO Legitimacy Recent times have seen an alarming rise of government measures that restrict and close space for the civil society to exercise core civic freedoms, to advance citizens’ rights and to hold governments accountable. Increasingly, citizens and their organisations suffer from the suppression of their rights to [...]

Translating Principles into Practice

August 20th, 2018|Dynamic Accountability, Governance & Management, Stakeholder engagement|

How might one translate Accountable Now to a non-English speaker? Bilingual and multilingual readers may want to pause to reflect upon this problem as ‘accountable/accountability’ has few direct translations in other languages. You might have to concoct a rather over-complicated phrase in order to capture all the dimensions and connotations of the word. How might [...]