New Report on US Aid to Haiti finds “Troubling” Lack of Transparency, Effectiveness

new report from the Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) identifies significant problems with the delivery of US aid to Haiti and finds an overall lack of transparency in aid disbursement. The report, “Breaking Open the Black Box: Increasing Aid Transparency and Accountability in Haiti,” by CEPR Research Associate Jake Johnston and Senior Associate for International Policy Alexander Main, examines the effectiveness of US assistance to Haiti, how it is being administered, to what extent it is adhering to the “USAID Forward” reform agenda, and what steps can be taken to ensure its more effective and transparent delivery.

Source: Centre for Research on Globalization

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