Transparency Critical To Understanding Success Of Aid To Haiti

Writing in the Center for Global Development’s (CGD) “Global Development: Views from the Center” blog, CGD Senior Fellow Vijaya Ramachandran and CGD Research Assistant Sneha Raghavan examine transparency in the disbursement of aid to Haiti over the four years since a devastating earthquake. “It is an outrage that four years after the quake in Haiti, we have almost no idea of where all the money has gone. Without data on procurement, expenditures, and outcomes, we cannot know what works and what does not…” (1/7).