Hvilke rike land gjør mest for å hjelpe verdens fattigste? Indeksen minner verden på at det å redusere fattigdom handler om mye mer enn å gi penger og undersøker sju områder for politikk .
The Task Force on Financial Integrity and Economic Development wants to see concrete G20 reforms as crime, corruption, and tax evasion drive $1 trillion out of the developing world every year
Tax is key for development and transparency is a necessary step towards holding multinational companies to account for the taxes they pay, argues Christian aid in new report
40 countries are able to hide corrupt spending from the public
Forty of the 94 countries in which access to government budget information was carefully evaluated by the "International Budget Partnership’s (IBP)" "_Open Budget Survey 2010_" were found to provide such minimal information to the public that the country’s governments are able to hide unpopular, wasteful, and corrupt spending.
Unique chance to make new global rules for company reporting to make companies publish what they pay for oil, gas and minerals and to get information essential to fighting tax evasion and corruption.
Chapter 6 of the paper discusses proposals from PWYP to increase transparency by presenting key company financial information on a country-by-country basis, rather than the current practice of aggregating information by region or business activity.