Episode 27: Good governance in practice: Building trust through transparency

This month we talk about transparency in registered organisations and the practical steps you can take to promote engagement and participation by members. We share good governance strategies to help registered organisations promote financial transparency, including through record-keeping procedures and the management of disclosures.

Episode highlights

2:00:     Why is transparency important?
2:59:     What does transparency look like?
9:59:     Practical strategies to support financial transparency
17:40:   Transparent elections
21:14:   The ROC is a transparent regulator

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Episode 27 transcript
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