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== Definition ==
'''Transparency''' refers to the extent to which citizens can meaningfully view and understand how government operates. It refers to an environment in which the objectives of policy, its legal, institutional, and economic framework, policy decisions and their rationale, [[data]] and [[information]] related to monetary and financial policies, and the terms of agencies’ accountability, are provided to the public in a comprehensible, accessible, and timely manner.
 
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== Overview ==
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It refers to an environment in which the objectives of policy, its legal, institutional, and economic framework, policy decisions and their rationale, [[data]] and [[information]] related to monetary and financial policies, and the terms of agencies’ accountability, are provided to the public in a comprehensible, accessible, and timely manner.
 
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Revision as of 01:52, 3 November 2010

Definition

Transparency refers to the extent to which citizens can meaningfully view and understand how government operates.

Overview

It refers to an environment in which the objectives of policy, its legal, institutional, and economic framework, policy decisions and their rationale, data and information related to monetary and financial policies, and the terms of agencies’ accountability, are provided to the public in a comprehensible, accessible, and timely manner.