The Institute on Governance used a survey in order to gain the knowledge and experience of senior Not for Profit leaders on board and stakeholder relations. The aim of this survey was to determine how NFP boards are identifying and engaging stakeholders, to determine what models and practices can be created to help them fulfill their role in this area, and to gain an understanding of how this role is distinct from that played by staff. Stakeholder identification, analysis, and… Read more
The Institute on Governance is looking for your assistance in distributing this invitation to participate in a national, bilingual survey. This research is on a critical but understudied topic in the good governance of not-for-profit and related organizations – the leadership role of a board of directors in stakeholder relations. The aim of this Institute on Governance survey is to identify board-level models, practices and tools that will help not-for-profit and related boards carry out their responsibilities in this area…. Read more
This paper reviews recent developments in corporate governance and considers their relevance to the governance of Multilateral Development Institutions (MDIs). It suggests that recent developments in the private sector contain useful insights for MDIs. Although MDIs are different from business corporations in important respects, their ability to get governance right will have a significant bearing on the achievement of development aims and the reduction of poverty around the world.