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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C.D. Howe Institute · 18 May 2022 English

The EQAO provincial assessments of literacy and numeracy have been given to every student at the end of Grade 3 and the end of Grade 6 since 1996. [...] This …

currently operated by the Education Quality and Accountability Office (EQAO). There is no sign a Conservative


AMSSA · 17 May 2022 English

Our project is a long overdue response to this call to action in order to amplify and share stories from survivors of elder abuse in order to further understand the …

heteropatriarchy. Ry is focused on building accountability networks, nurturance culture, emotional intelligence


Canadian Council for International Cooperation · 17 May 2022 English

Informed by several legal opinions, our view is that the BIA reinforces the colonial and paternalistic approach to the relationship between charities and the partner organizations supporting their charitable purposes. …

unnecessary red tape, maintain high levels of accountability to the Canadians who support our work, and acknowledge and fully support the need for accountability in our fiscal regime. We are confident that the changes we propose will ensure the upmost accountability of Canadian charities and the trust of our


BCCLA · 16 May 2022 English

You share the values that animate this work: • Recognizing and honoring the community’s expertise, strengths and resources; • The centrality of listening; • The commitment to working collaboratively with …

With a mandate that includes work on police accountability, government transparency, democratic rights


AMSSA · 13 May 2022 English

JOB DESCRIPTION Job Posting Position title: Settlement Program Assistant (Full-Time) Department Settlement Program: Settlement Reports to: Settlement and Family Programs Manager and Director of Services Summary The Settlement Program Assistant …

other stakeholders. • Accountability. Accepts and creates a culture of accountability; fosters personal growth;


CIGI · 13 May 2022 English

173 — May 2022 The First Space-Cyber War and the Need for New Regimes and Policies Eytan Tepper Key Points Introduction: The Emerging → A combined space-cyber warfare theatre Space-Cyber …

significant contributions to the global order accountability from actors that breach the rules. and are


PPF · 12 May 2022 French

Ce nouvel organisme de réglementation, dont le mandat principal est de superviser et de faire respecter l’obligation d’agir de manière responsable, se focaliserait sur les systèmes et les opérations des …

et la transparence des plateformes (Platform Accountability and Transparency Act, PATA), prévoit d’obliger aux États-Unis, notamment dans l’Algorithmic Accountability Act52 et l’Algorithmic Justice and Online Transparency « U.S. Proposed Platform Transparency and Accountability Act » (2021), en ligne (pdf): https://techpolicy aux données 23 États-Unis, Proposed Platform Accountability and Transparency Act, en ligne : https://www Madeleine Clare Elish & Jacob Metcalf, « Assembling Accountability: Algorithmic Impact Assessment for the Public


AMSSA · 12 May 2022 English

YWCA Metro Vancouver also acknowledges the unceded territories of Semiahmoo and the Stó:lō peoples, including the Katzie, Kwantlen, Kwikwetlem and Qayqayt Nations, as well as the treaty lands of the …

open and respectful communication, personal accountability, upholding professional ethics and ensuring


RSC · 12 May 2022 English

Investing in Canada’s Nursing Workforce Post-Pandemic: A Call to Action 3 Mandate and Scope This report aims to identify and better understand factors that have contributed to longstanding nursing shortages …

adequately compensated for knowledge, skills and accountability, and that nursing in particular service areas remuneration to better reflect the workload, accountability, and responsibility of nurses. Other articles remuneration (to accurately reflect workload, accountability and responsibility (Chan et al., 2013; Littlejohn Nurses’ · Commit to hiring more nurses with clear accountability Association of mechanisms Ontario · Increase


FCPP · 11 May 2022 English

The Memorandum of Understanding defining the Commission’s Terms of Reference directed it to maintain a national perspective and to focus its inquiry primarily on the mismanagement of the response to …

Whether—given that any such attempt to enforce accountability in that way would result in years of expensive


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