Five Stars for Transparency! Alan Hudson December 3, 2014 1 Comment By Alan Hudson — December 3, 2014. We’re delighted to be able to share the news that Global Integrity has just been awarded a five-star rating by Transparify, joining organizations such as the Center for Global Development, and the World Resources Institute at the top of the ranking. As Transparify’s note on methodology makes clear, the five-star rating means that we make information about what funding we get, from whom, to do what, easily available here on our website. This won’t change the world. And we can certainly do more – check out our friends at Accountability Lab for a radical approach to transparency! (Meta-transparency: I’m on their Board). But it’s an important step, particularly for organizations that are working to promote principles of open, transparent, participatory and accountable governance. By putting our principles into practice, we’re demonstrating that we’re serious about openness and transparency. And we’re making it easier for our partners, funders, supporters and critics to follow the money that flows to Global Integrity. We’re happy to have achieved the five-star rating and look forward to sharing the space at the top of the podium with many more organizations in the months and years to come. If nonprofits are to be trusted, they need to be transparent, not least about their funding. Big shout out to our new Operations Director, Katherine Gatewood, for making this happen! Alan Hudson Executive Director One comment on “Five Stars for Transparency!” January 5, 2015 at 9:46 am Elizabeth Betty Makerney via Facebook says:Apply to be Eligible to participate in the forth-coming conference / World Conference on Human Rights (W.C.H.R) against Child Protection & HIV/AIDS Treatment, Prostitution, Sex Work and forced Labor. Which is scheduled to take place from March 20th – 24th 2015 in 228 Park Avenue South New York U.S.A, and from 26th – 30th of March 2015 in Dakar-Senegal. At Dakar Conference Center Dakar-Senegal, West -Africa. We are inviting people with conscience/ NGO’s, Individuals and cooperate organization from all countries around the world. For more information you are to contact the Conference secretariat via e-mail: email@example.com Comments are closed. Related blog posts Global Integrity, September 20, 2011 Flash Reactions to the Open Government Partnership Launch Global Integrity, March 11, 2009 New Law, Old Story: Guatemala Cuts Advertising to Critical Media Global Integrity, April 19, 2010 Thank You to our Mashup Challenge Entries!