Connecting People and Ideas for Integrated Development

Spotlight

SUNY/CID meets with Serbian Anti-Corruption Delegation

New friends welcomed to Albany – ICCR Serbian Delegation with CID staff (May 2019)

Corruption in the government hinders the development of a nation and its people. As part of its mission, SUNY/CID actively participates in anti-corruption related work to improve good governance. One such opportunity arose with the arrival of the Serbian Anti-Corruption Delegation, sponsored by the Open World program.

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Other Features

School Governance and Student Performance Improve After SUNY/CID Trains 54,720 Local School Board Members

Quality Assurance and Standards Officer of Vihiga County Jonah Mukoro (Left) and Luanda Sub-County Education Officer John Khanyiri (right).

Education Board members in Wanzauni village of Makueni County in Kenya’s eastern region had little understanding of how important their roles could be in preventing governance malpractice in primary schools. They had not made the connection between their active participation in the Boards of Management (BOMs) and the performance of their children in the Wanzauni Primary School.

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SUNY/CID Participates in Climate Science Academy

Students with tree core samples

Fifteen SUNY students from Purchase College, Farmingdale State College, and SUNY Sullivan came to the Purchase campus for a weekend this spring for the 2019 Partners for International Research and Education (PIRE) Academy. Faculty and staff mentors from the University at Albany (including SUNY/CID), Purchase College, and Columbia University collaborated to lead hands-on tree-ring field and lab work activities, educational workshops, and discussions that combined the issues of climate research and policy.

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Governance Information Bulletin

The GIB is a newsletter that draws attention to technical matters involved in strengthening political institutions and to broader issues of aid strategies, democracy assistance, public sector performance, and to countries and regions where SUNY/CID is working. Our most recent edition can be found here and the archive here.


Featured Publication

David E. Guinn: "Success in parliamentary strengthening: What does it mean?"

Robert Nakamura, et al.: "Stregthening Deliberative Bodies: Legislative Engagement Reference Paper" (pdf)

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About SUNY/CID

At SUNY/CID we connect people and ideas for integrated development through the design and implementation of large, multi-year donor funded projects, institutional capacity building projects, and research-intensive assessments and evaluations. Learn more about us and our mission.

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