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- DocumentAfrica Governance Monitoring and Advocacy Project, 2007This paper provides a critical analysis of the recently adopted African Union (AU) Charter on Democracy, Elections and Governance in Africa (the Charter). It identifies issues that pose a threat to stability and democracy in Africa and focuses on an analysis into the root causes of unconstitutional changes of government.DocumentParliamentary Centre, Canada, 2007This document provides an overview of the role of the Cambodian Parliament (National Assembly and Senate) in budgetary oversight, and general information on the budget process. It is targeted both at parliamentarians and at government officials and academics who wish to better understand the role of parliament in budget oversight.DocumentInter Parliamentary Union, 2006What is the parliamentary contribution to democracy? What makes a parliament or legislature itself democratic? How might it become more so? These are the questions which this Guide seeks to answer.DocumentReporters Without Borders [Reporters Sans Frontières], 2006This report considers press freedom across the world in 2006. It examines the state of national media in each continent of the world and details the numbers of journalists killed or detained in various countries.The document reviews threats to the press in 2005 and highlights various governments and global crises which have affected the freedom of the media to report.Document
Hearing the voices of the poor: encouraging good governance and poverty reduction through media sector supportWorld Learning, 2003This paper argues that heightened media involvement in the PRSP process could help build a stronger independent media sector while preparing citizens to take an active role in dialogues that will have a huge impact on their lives.Document
Civil society, the media and internet as tools for creating accountability to poor and disadvantaged groupsHuman Development Report Office, UNDP, 2002This report analyses the ways in which civil society and the media contribute to establish more accountable governments in Latin America. It provides a general overview of the trends and changes that affected the development of Latin American societies and the media in the past decade.DocumentCivil Society and Governance Programme, IDS, 2001This paper details and analyses the activities initiated by civil society organizations to express their frustration and call for change concerning corruption and administrative reform in Lebanon. It focuses on the national media and its role as an important civil society vehicle in shaping public opinion and impacting governance regarding corruption.