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Accountability - the Key 21st Century Watchword

We've carefully chosen the name for this Web-accessed news, research, information and perspectives research - "accountability" is the Editors' umbrella term for much of the content -- and "central" because we intend to make this a central resource for those interested in knowing more about trends in accountability.

Corporations and other institutions in our society are increasingly being held accountable for their decisions, actions, behaviors and performance ....

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News & Updates

September 15, 2016 Horyou Announces SIGEF 2016, a Leading Side Event of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP22)

The Social Innovation and Global Ethics Forum will take place at Palais des Congrès Marrakesh, in Morocco, from 9 to 11 November, 2016

October 6, 2015 Toshiba Accounting Scandal Highlights Issues in Corporate Governance


Though Toshiba had actively adopted corporate governance practices, an independent investigation found that the company’s top executives were complicit in fraudulent accounting. As Japan continues to bolster its governance rules,...

May 4, 2015 Intel Corporation Named To TAA's Most Trustworthy Companies, and Receives Special Award: Hank Boerner Accountability Award

Source: G&A Institute, Inc.

Intel Named to Trust Across America's "America's Most Trustworthy Public Companies" 2015 list -- and receives first time "Hank Boerner Accountability Award," named for the chairman of Governance & Accountability Institute.[more]

Research & Insights


Source: Governance & Accountability Institute

The results of the analysis of 1,387 corporate enterprises’ materiality decisions in their sustainability reports to examine sector trends on all 91 of the GRI G4 Specific Standard Disclosures and topics related to the 17...[more]

Commentary & Opinion

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August 4, 2020 80-Year-Old Physicist Credits 17-Year-Old Activist With Shifting Intergenerational Accountability

Source: Forbes

The climate-change conversation focused on responsibility to future generations until Greta Thunberg refocused it on present generations, said a renowned theoretical physicist. And that has implications for our coronavirus...

August 4, 2020 Outdated paper filing system hampering Hartford Police Department’s effort to improve accountability

Source: Hartford Courant

A antiquated, paper filing system is to blame for the misfiling of several open, internal Hartford police investigations, Chief Jason Thody explained in a recent letter to Hartford city council.

August 4, 2020 At Holyoke Soldiers’ Home, moral accountability lingers for Charlie Baker

Source: The Boston Globe

If full accountability for the dead veterans in the Holyoke Soldiers' Home matters — then it does matter who hired Bennett Walsh.

August 4, 2020 Government Accountability Has Been Long Gone in the US

Source: The Nation

In other words, Donald Trump and his team have given lack of accountability a new meaning in America. Their refusal to accept the slightest responsibility for Covid-19’s rampage through this country may seem startling (or...

August 4, 2020 Outdated, paper filing system hampering Hartford Police Department’s 21st century effort to improve accountability

Source: YAHOO!

The Hartford Police Department’s antiquated, paper filing system is to blame for the misfiling of several open internal investigations, Chief Jason Thody explained in a recent letter to the city council.

August 4, 2020 Opinion: 10 school accountability questions that must be answered

Source: Connecticut Post on

Like many educators, this upcoming year will be unlike any preparation period I have had prior to entering school. Instead of being concerned about class lists, educational initiatives or who is having the best back-to-school...

August 3, 2020 Accountability is Gone in America

Source: CounterPunch

Whether you consider the appalling death toll or the equally unacceptable rising numbers of Covid-19 cases, the United States has one of the worst records worldwide when it comes to the pandemic. Nevertheless,

August 3, 2020 Councilor’s comments rooted in racism, not accountability

Source: Albuquerque Journal

Suddenly, there are questions that have never been asked before, which, on the surface, would suggest actual interest in accountability but beneath the surface merely beg the question, “why just us'” More disturbingly,

August 3, 2020 Greatest Ability Will Be Availability, Accountability

Source: Sports Illustrated

Said GM Brian Gutekunst on Sunday, “For us to accomplish the things we want to accomplish this season, guys are going to have to make the right choices when they leave the building.”

August 3, 2020 CalMatters Commentary: Want more police accountability' Help California raise the bar

Source: The Desert Sun

The public should get involved in the work of the state's Racial & Identity Profiling Act board to help bring about change.


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