No movie, no map, no money: Local road financing innovations in the Philippines

"..the simple act of posting the exact location and path of a road project means that it can be tracked and subject to citizen feedback. This gives the country at least the opportunity to check whether the right roads are getting built at the right time and cost."

"...of course on-line roads transparency is no silver bullet. The World Development Report 2016 on the Internet & Development, titled Digital Dividends, underscores that digital technology needs “analog” complements, such as institutions that link transparency to accountability, to improve service delivery."

Read full article in the World Bank's blog

 

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