The Addis Ababa Accord: Action agenda on corruption, illicit financial flows, and stolen public assets

Introduction The Third International Conference on Financing for Development has just concluded in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 13 to 16 July. As previously indicated both the first (Monterrey, 2002) and second (Doha, 2008) international financing conferences were explicitly convened as precursors to the United Nations adoption of a common future global development agenda.

In good taste…Baked Meatballs

Beef balls (Photo by Cynthia Nelson)

Ground meat – beef, veal, lamb, pork, chicken or turkey – are perfect meal stretchers. Whether mixed with other ingredients and rolled into balls, patties, cooked loose or incorporated into a sauce, they can feed a crowd, and on each occasion, they are bound to please.