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The Works of Dr. Samuel Taddesse


Since the end of World War II, multilateral organizations, bilateral donors, and national governments have spent billions of dollars each year to address development challenges and inprove human outcomes.

While there has been some progress, many development challenges continue to recurr resulting in income inequality, poverty, civil conflict and untold misery, due to wrongheaded governance and economic development policies, regulations, and interventions.

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Social Accountability in Ethiopia is a comprehensive guidebook with numerous examples on the use of social accountability—a process by which citizens, communities, policymakers, and government officials are engaged in constructive dialogue about justifications for policies and actions, among other elements. It offers detailed and thorough discussion of how social accountability tools are used to objectively assess government service delivery performance and the mechanisms used for addressing service delivery deficits in constructive and collaborative processes between citizens and government actors.

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