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Accountability in Public Policy Partnerships

Palgrave Macmillan


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Table of contents (6 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiii
  2. Introduction

    • Julia Steets
    Pages 1-5Open Access
  3. The Concepts of Partnerships and Accountability

    • Julia Steets
    Pages 6-37Open Access
  4. Why Organisations Ought to be Accountable

    • Julia Steets
    Pages 38-80Open Access
  5. Partnerships in Practice

    • Julia Steets
    Pages 81-98Open Access
  6. Concrete Partnership Accountability Standards

    • Julia Steets
    Pages 99-169Open Access
  7. Conclusion

    • Julia Steets
    Pages 170-175Open Access
  8. Back Matter

    Pages 176-264

About this book

A PDF version of this book is available for free in open access via the OAPEN Library platform, This book presents a new model of accountability which ensures that public-private partnerships don't erode public accountability. It defines concrete accountability standards for different types of partnerships.


  • organization
  • organizations
  • Policy

Authors and Affiliations

  • Global Public Policy Institute, Germany

    Julia Steets

About the author

JULIA STEETS is Associate Director of the Global Public Policy Institute (GPPi), an independent non-profit think-tank in Berlin, Germany. Her research and consulting work focuses on international development, humanitarian assistance, accountability, public-private partnerships and monitoring and evaluation. Julia has taught at the universities of Bonn, Greifswald and Berlin and her recent publications include Humanitarian Assistance. Improving U.S.-European Cooperation (2009), Partnerships for Sustainable Development: On the Road to Implementation (2006), and Palästina (2001 and 2004).

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