Commission is a voluntary, private-sector initiative dedicated to improving the quality of financial reporting through ethics, effective internal controls and corporate governance. 1 describe the meaning of “organizational governance” and present a conceptual model for effective organizational governance for both profit seeking and not-for-profit organizations 2 discuss the demands for “better” governance, including recent demands to improve organizational governance and accountability 3.
Because of the similarity in the core of the argument this paper has chosen to make use of ‘horizontal accountability’ above other available (but narrower) concepts such as downward accountability (verschuere et al 2006), citizen accountability (paul 1992) or societal accountability (smulovitz and peruzzotti 2003.
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What types of accountability the concept of accountability can be classified according to the type of accountability exercised and/ or the person, group or institution the public official answers to the present debate as to the content of different forms of accountability is best conceptualized by reference to opposing forms of accountability. Financial hierarchy is a description of the different sections that run the finance department and the authority, power and responsibilities of the different members of the department. The term framing is used to describe a the media's ability to influence what is on people's minds b the process of selecting certain aspects of reality and making them the most salient part of the communication, thereby conveying a particular interpretation of a situation.
Social development papers local governance & accountability series paper no 113 / july 2008 local government discretion and accountability: a diagnostic framework for local governance serdar yilmaz, yakup beris, and rodrigo serrano-berthet. Start studying government exam 2 learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools search create e return to their respective state legislatures after their congressional service is over how has the government accountability office's role changed a it has acquired wide judicial and adjudication.
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