16 August 2016 - Through collecting data on large-scale land transactions, the Land Matrix increases transparency to foster accountability of investors and other parties involved in large-scale land transactions.
Addis Ababa, 25 April 2016 - The Land Policy Initiative - Civil Society Organizations (LPI-CSO) Platform organized a two-day workshop to validate thematic papers that will form the basis of an advocacy agenda for the LPI-CSO working groups. The workshop was a side event to the High Level Forum on United Nations Global Geospatial Information Management, held in Addis Ababa under the theme “Good land governance for the 2030 Agenda”.
Sonatel and Ministry of Health and Social Action sign partnership to improve communication about health services in Senegal
On 12 May 2014, Mme Awa Marie Coll Seck, Senegalese Minister of Health and Social Action, and M Alioune Ndiaye, CEO of Sonatel, signed a framework partnership agreement to improve ways of communicating information about health services in Senegal, particularly in terms of raising public awareness, preventing the risk of disease and managing emergencies.
UNDP and the French Embassy in Dakar have produced a short animation explaining the importance of filing taxes on time and complying with the procedures of the Senegalese government. The film conveys the importance of taxes in terms of serving the country’s people and it depicts, in simple terms, the improvements made when public budgets are available and properly managed.