Political Finance Transparency in Croatia
This example was featured in the OGP 2020 Annual Report. Read the full report here.
Croatia has been working on increasing According to OGP’s Articles of Governance, transparency occurs when “government-held information (including on activities and decisions) is open, comprehensive, timely, freely available to the pub... More of political party and election financing through commitments in their second and third action plans. Using the information provided in the database of election campaign reports, developed by the State Election Commission as their OGP OGP commitments are promises for reform co-created by governments and civil society and submitted as part of an action plan. Commitments typically include a description of the problem, concrete action..., two civil society organizations that are members of the Croatian Regular dialogue between government and civil society is a core element of OGP participation. It builds trust, promotes joint problem-solving, and empowers civil society to influence the design, imple... developed a searchable database of contributions and expenses reported by parties and complement this information with their own analysis of key observed trends and issues. The database allows search and comparing of donors, campaign expenses, media discounts, and social media campaign expenses.
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