Accountability

In ethics and governance, accountability is answerability, blameworthiness, liability, and the expectation of account-giving. As in an aspect of governance, it has been central to discussions related to problems in the public sector, nonprofit and private (corporate) and individual contexts. In leadership roles, accountability is the acknowledgment and assumption of responsibility for actions, products, decisions, and policies including the administration, governance, and implementation within the scope of the role or employment position and encompassing the obligation to report, explain and be answerable for resulting consequences. In governance, accountability has expanded beyond the basic definition of "being called to account for …

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Wilson Center Canada · 20 May 2024 English

and to agree a common position on key issues such as civilian role in ceasefire monitoring, accountability and future role of the security sector in governance and the economy. [...] WHAT CAN BE DONE

such as civilian role in ceasefire monitoring, accountability and future role of the security sector in governance civilians prepare for engaging on key issues like accountability, security sector reform, ceasefire monitoring civilians to advance non-starter positions on accountability, security sector reform and economic liberalization


CSA: Canadian Standards Association · 17 May 2024

As we continue to grow and expand, we will strengthen the environmental lens we apply to the design and development of our operations with a focus on minimizing our use …

Engagement 65 - Awards and Recognition 22 - Accountability 66 - Donations and Community Support 23 - Path to ensure that we operate with transparency, accountability, and the highest levels of integrity to meet U R E T O A H I G H E R S T A N D A R D 21 Accountability CSA Group management, under the supervision organizational commitments with the utmost transparency, accountability, and integrity. Board Governance Effective


MUHC: McGill University Health Centre Technology Assessment Unit · 16 May 2024 English

The object of the present by-law is to establish the operating rules of the UC. [...] Accomplish these tasks by liaising with the administration (UC only), the management, and the …

autonomy bestowed by the Act; 4.1.6. Ensure accountability of members of the UC or Advocacy Subcommittees


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 16 May 2024 English

A guide for governments on defining what should be considered as "strategic" or "critical" based on a series of objective criteria.

should be disclosed to ensure transparency and accountability. Based on the information gathered, governments human rights abuses, and transparency and accountability, among other aspects of the mining sector.


McMaster Health Forum · 15 May 2024 English

Social Systems Evidence: Taxonomy of program and service areas, governance, financial and delivery arrangements, and implementation strategies

Area-based initiatives o Biofuel o Government accountability protections o Sentencing o Settlement/re-settlement access to services o Behaviour change support o Accountability of the state sector’s role in o Community-based


IISD: International Institute for Sustainable Development · 15 May 2024 English

International investment treaties and their investor–state dispute settlement (ISDS) system are facing growing scrutiny of how they threaten climate action, environmental protection, and social justice. But what would an alternative …

Krajewski, 2020). The broader policy question is accountability for foreign investors’ activities (Ryerson investment governance, create avenues for investor accountability, and consolidate existing international law concerned with various ways to increase investor accountability in the current ISDS regime (see Jarrett et an increased promise of improving investor accountability (Krajewski, 2020; Ryerson et al., 2022). However


CASW: Canadian Association of Social Workers · 15 May 2024 English

Reporting to the Director of Clinical Services and Live-In Treatment, and as part of the leadership team, this role provides leadership to YouthLink in service of the mission. [...] This …

psychotherapy.  Establishes and maintains accountability mechanisms, such as observation of therapy Achieves Results, demonstrates and requires strong Accountability.  Champions Equity, Inclusion and Belonging


AFMC: The Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada · 15 May 2024 English

88 1 ABOUT THE AFMC Founded in 1943, the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada (AFMC) represents Canada's 17 faculties of medicine and is the voice of academic medicine …

program, 2 positions available through our social accountability initiative as well as our Black Students Application and Leadership, Exposure to Diversity, Social Accountability and Social Responsibility, and Self-directed considered through the Diversity and Social Accountability Admissions Program (DSAAP). First-Year Tuition considered through the Diversity and Social Accountability Admissions Program (DSAAP). Selection Factors:


C.D. Howe Institute · 15 May 2024 English

This gives time to address the shortcomings in the proposed act, as it undergoes parliamentary scrutiny at the committee stage. [...] The facts on the ground supporting a registry were …

proposed Foreign Influence Transparency and Accountability Act, embedded in the omnibus Bill C-70, will


AUP: Athabasca University Press · 14 May 2024 English

Political activist ethnography is a research strategy that reveals how ruling regimes are organized so activists and social movements can fight them. This volume adopts an approach to inquiry that …

their PAE research following the principles of accountability, utility, accessibility, reciprocity, and reflexivity work are accountability, utility, accessibility, reciprocity, and reflexivity. Accountability The first first guiding principle of my research is accountability, which did more than require that there was a establish a form of “dual accountability” (Cancain 1993, 94): accountability to both the academy and research. Also, in the spirit of reciproc- ity and accountability, I created a research archive (including recordings


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