State of Civil Society report 2014

Welcome to the CIVICUS State of Civil Society Report 2014. This year’s edition brings our attention to the state of global governance. As always, the State of Civil Society Report is written by civil society, for civil society.

This report draws on contributions from more than 30 of the world’s leading experts on civil society as well as on inputs from our members, partners, supporters and others in the global CIVICUS alliance. This diverse group of contributors are thought leaders in...

Support for African women's equality rises

Afrobarometer's survey shows broad support for women's equality among both men and women, and widespread acceptance of women's leadership capabilities. But significant minorities disagree, and support for women as leaders is much weaker in North Africa. The survey also reveals that women remain at a marked disadvantage compared to men in their daily lives.

Action For Transparency - Breaking The Culture Of Silence

Action for Transparency is a pioneering project that fights corruption and mismanagement of government funds by putting the power to monitor in the hands of citizens.

Funding African governance institutions and processes: insights and lessons

This paper examines the financing of selected governance institutions in Africa, looking at  institutions and processes that assess, improve or incentivise governance. Anti-corruption commissions and African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) structures are also reviewed.

Transparency International 2014 Integrity Awards

Launched in 2000, the Integrity Awards have honoured remarkable individuals and organisations worldwide. Winners are a source of inspiration to the anti-corruption movement because their actions echo a common message: that corruption can be challenged.

Join us in giving these deserving individuals due recognition for their determination and bravery. Nominate someone today!

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