xxi, 380 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9789280811704 paperback 9280811703 paperback
"In October 2006 the United Nations University (UNU) took the initiative of hosting the Tokyo Symposium on Accountability. This workshop brought together scholars with expertise in philosophy, political science, public administration, international law, international organization and international relations as well as practitioners from the European Union, the World Bank, the Asian Development Bank and the Joint Inspection Unit of the UN system. This book has emerged basically from the seminar contributions and the discussions of the participants"--Foreword.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
pt. 1. General analysis of accountability in the UN context pt. 2. Managerial accountability pt. 3. Political accountability pt. 4. Case studies of accountability pt. 5. Conclusion.
KZ4970 .E58 2009
Tokyo ; New York : United Nations University Press,