Stronger social accountability, key to closing “human capital gap”

With the creation of the World Bank’s Human Capital project and launch of the Human gpsa_forum_18_blogCapital Index in October 2018 it is fitting for social accountability practitioners to ask how countries would be able to close the ‘human capital gap’ and to be accountable for their efforts?

The Index will enable measurement and transparency and create demand for improved performance, so the Fifth Annual Global Partners Forum of the Global Partnership for Social Accountability set out to discuss precisely that question, with a focus on the role of public finance.

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