Social Protection: Accountability. PASGR Policy Brief 4
The official policy assumption that formal organisations are more accountable than informal groups is misleading. From research in Africa, this briefing suggests that small self-help groups and membership associations are the most accountable as but they are under the close and constant scrutiny of their own members and communities.
Partnership for African Social and Governance Research. Social Protection: Accountability. PASGR Policy Brief 4. (2014) 1 pp.