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Kenya needs budget transparency to tackle poverty and inequalities

Muraguri, James (2020) Kenya needs budget transparency to tackle poverty and inequalities. Africa at LSE (12 May 2020). Blog Entry.

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Transparency of government budgets is essential for holding those in political office accountable for public spending, such that positive outcomes are delivered for citizens’ well-being. While Kenya’s ranking for budget transparency shows signs of improvement, it must go further to present a fully open budget held to scrutiny in the public interest. To achieve this goal, James Muraguri outlines four recommendations.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
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Additional Information: © 2020 The Author
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
Date Deposited: 08 Jun 2020 13:48
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 10:30

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