Friederike Röder

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Campaigning for more accountability: views from Niger

ONE has been advocating for a long time for the transparency of the petrol, mining and gas sector. Fortunately, we are not alone fighting for more transparency, but we are part of a large civil society coalition, “Publish what you pay” (PWYP), with more than 600 member organisations across the globe from Australia to Zambia.…

G8 add its support for transparency

Zitto Kabwe, who was one of the panelists at the launch of the DATA Report in Berlin, is a remarkable Tanzanian MP. On the one hand because of his age, after several years in parliament he is still the youngest MP, but also because he has succeeded in drawing Tanzanian and international public attention to…

Interview: Brian Atwood reflects on 50 years of the OECD

Brian Atwood, chair of the DAC-OECD and former head of USAID, looks back at five decades of international development in honor of the OECD’s 50th anniversary in this exclusive interview with ONE. What is the one thing with which the DAC has changed the face of development over the last 50 years? The DAC has…

G8 accountability report: read the small print

Following the tradition started last year at the G8 in Canada, this year’s French presidency prepared an accountability report together with the other G8 countries, which outlines the state of delivery and results of the G8’s commitments on fighting extreme poverty. Let’s start with the positives: it is commendable that the G8 continues with preparing…