Published on September 21, 2010

MyAid or WhyAid

Simon Burall writes on the Our Kingdom section of OpenDemocracy about a new government proposal to allow the public to determine how development aid is spent which has come under heavy criticism. He argues that if this implemented correctly, MyAid could harness the knowledge of citizens and help build support for rising aid budgets. However, if the lessons from recent crowdsourcing attempts are not learnt then the case for aid could be weakened.

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