Accountability. Now. is a global initiative to promote high-quality financial accounting and reporting by governments to improve transparency and help strengthen public sector financial management and accountability. Together, its partners challenge and support governments to improve the quality and transparency of their financial management.
The following initiatives aim to catalyze governments to change:
- Building a global coalition of organizations that support improved public sector transparency and accountability
- Helping public sector officials understand the benefits of sound financial accounting and reporting that meets international standards such as IPSAS®
- Developing partnerships with key decision makers who will take action to improve financial management in the public sector
- Building capacity by engaging national accountancy organizations to develop a pipeline of professional accountants who can work with public sector officials to facilitate change
Global Supreme Auditors Convene to Tackle UN Sustainable Development Goals in Abu Dhabi, December 7-11, 2016
Auditors-General, IFAC, the OECD, Word Bank and others will convene at the International Organization of Supreme Audit Institutions (INTOSAI)’s 22nd annual international conference in Abu Dhabi from December 7-11, 2016, to discuss the UN’s 2030 sustainable development goals, INTOSAI’s role on the world stage, public sector financial management, including the Accountability. Now. initiative, and more.
Why Every Citizen Should Care About Government Spending
Accountability. Now. is an initiative to encourage higher standards of public sector information around the world. It challenges governments to recognize the importance of working toward financial reporting that meets international standards known as IPSAS®. Learn about the campaign activities and more in this brochure.