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Advancing Accountability and Transparency Around the Globe

The Transparency and Accountability Initiative is a collaborative of organizations that fund transparency and accountability programming, with the goal of empowering citizens to hold their governing institutions to account. Read More
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Reducing Corruption in Nigeria’s Electricity Sector

The Nigerian federal government has taken steps to protect electricity consumers from exploitative billing practices by distribution companies, due in part to efforts by the Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project. Read More
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More Nigerian States Accessing UBEC Funds

The number of Nigerian states picking up their share of the Universal Basic Education Commission (UBEC) Fund has grown following a convening of representatives from UBEC and state basic education boards. Read More
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MacArthur Awards Journalism and Media Grants to Advance Accountability and Transparency in Nigeria

The grants seek to strengthen investigative and data-driven journalism in Nigeria and to reinforce the role played by independent media and citizens in revealing and documenting corruption. Read More

Staff

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Stephanie Platz

Managing Director, Programs
Portrait of Kole A. Shettima

Kole A. Shettima

Director, Africa Office
Portrait of Erin Sines

Erin Sines

Director
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Oladayo (Dayo) Olaide

Deputy Director, Nigeria Office
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Amina Salihu

Senior Program Officer
Portrait of Kate Abramson

Kate Abramson

Team Administrator
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Phillis D. Hollice

Senior Grants Manager

Hauwa K. Kazeem

Program Assistant, Nigeria
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Amina Usman

Program Administrator, Nigeria
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Ursula Wheeler

Team Coordinator

Waheed Adeniran

Driver, Nigeria

Abbas Bashir

Cleaner, Nigeria Office

Esther Ifesanmi

Executive Secretary, Nigeria

Susan Paul

Library Assistant, Nigeria

Rahab Uzoije

Receptionist, Nigeria

Media Contact

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Meredith Klein

Senior Communications Officer

Evaluation Contact

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Joanna Cohen

Program Officer