New platform to denounce corruption
The Chamber of Accounts (CCRD), the Dominican government auditing agency, and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) announced on Thursday, 9 March 2017 the start of the “Citizen Eyes” (Portal Ojo Ciudadano) platform to facilitate citizen participating in the control of public resources. Complaints will be received by telephone and in person (from 8 to 4pm, Monday through Friday) and online 24/7.
The program seeks to ensure the transparent use of funds, accountability and good management by public officials of government resources.
The announcement was made during a press conference called by the president of the Chamber of Accounts, Hugo Álvarez Pérez and the resident representative of the UNDP in the Dominican Republic, Lorenzo Jiménez de Luis. Alvarez explained that the platform was developed by teams from the CCRD and the UNDP with the support of the European Union.
Source: DR1, 7dias
Mar 11, 2017
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