Algeria has experienced a sudden rise in demand for good governance. Remarkable grassroots mobilization has toppled down an ossified regime, but gains remain very partial. Algeria has the lowest fiscal transparency in the world and a heritage of press control and administrative discretion. Reforms for fiscal transparency and administrative simplification, combined with the removal of legal privileges ( economical advantage and political immunity) should start immediately in parallel with political reforms.
Selected trends from the Public Integrity Index
Trends in Judicial Independence, Administrative Burden, Freedom of the Press over the past 13 years