Sarah Johns

Sarah Johns

Transparency manager

Sarah Johns is transparency manager at Bond, covering the International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI), open data and transparency. She is also co-chair of the IATI CSO Working Group.

Sarah is a member of the IATI aid transparency data standard Governing Board. Her background is in communications and ICT for development.


World map networks
26 October 2017
11 podcasts, blogs and websites to help you get your head around blockchain and its potential for the sector.
16 March 2017
There are other ways to build trust in organisations rather than just increasing transparency requirements.
Man shares out walnuts
28 July 2015
What will it take to encourage NGOs to engage with data debates? The Bond Fast Forward report identifies issues such as lack of data capabilities. I’d challenge this as being too tactical...
Parent and child on a rock
16 October 2014
The International Aid Transparency Initiative (IATI) will be 7 years old in 2015. Like all proud parents, we've had ambitions for IATI since its birth at Accra in 2008. But how can the initiative reach its potential?

Conference sessions

Impact Session
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In this Question Time-like session, you’ll get the hard questions answered about trust and transparency by development experts.



Mon, 03/20/2017 - 11:15 to 12:45

A series of case studies will demonstrate how organisations can easily use their own data to increase insight and improve decision-making.



Mon, 02/29/2016 - 14:30 to 16:00