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Governance & service delivery

Corruption Perceptions Index 2020

Transparency International’s Global Corruption Index scores 180 countries on how corrupt their public sectors are perceived to be. The index allows users to view results in a colour-coded map and contains results tables, research analysis, regional analysis and other resources.


Governance & service delivery

Reports on numerous human rights violations in Kenya

Multiple reports on a range of human rights violations in Kenya, including cases of torture, extra judicial killing and degrading and inhumane treatment. Published by the Independent Medico-Legal Unit.
Governance & service delivery

Annual report of Kenyan human rights commission

The 2015-2016 annual report of the Kenya National Commission on Human Rights including its financial performance and key strategic objectives to improve human rights issues in Kenya.
Governance & service delivery

Focus on police involvement in Kenyan elections, Amnesty International review

The focus is on human rights violations during Kenya's protracted elections and the fallout in 2017 and 2018. A report published by Amnesty International.
Governance & service delivery

Key issues on budget estimates from Budget Watch 2017

Budget Watch disseminates findings by the Parliamentary Budget Office on key issues regarding the budget estimates in a particular financial year.
Governance & service delivery

An analysis of 2016/17 Kenyan budget implications

An analysis of the 2016/17 budget Implications in Kenya. Published by the International Budget Partnership.
Governance & service delivery

South Africa's perceived corruption ranking

The Corruption Perceptions Index, published by Transparency International since 1995, ranks countries by perceived levels of corruption as determined by surveys and expert assessments. The most recent rating is from 2016 and includes South Africa's position.
Governance & service delivery

An analysis of water and sanitation in South Africa

This Statistics South Africa report analyses data from the 2016 community survey and general household surveys from 2002 to 2015. It evaluates water and sanitation conditions in South Africa and provides data on government spending and performance in the sector.
Governance & service delivery

Combatting corruption in Nigeria, a UNODC report

A report by the UN Office on Drugs and Crime covering 2012 to 2017, to support anti-corruption efforts in Nigeria.

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