NATO Transparency and public Accountability Not In Order

The Netherlands Court of Audit published on its website, a report shows NATO’s limited transparency and public accountability for its expenses.

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) is financed and founded by public Tax’s money, however, it does not yet provide comprehensive information about its annual revenues, expenditures, and achievements to the taxpayer issued by the Netherlands Court of Audit (NCA) on 10 June 2014 and are based on an analysis of publicly available sources of NATO and its member countries.

NATO Transparency and public Accountability

The financing of the NATO goes through three funds, it is not clear what NATO entities achieve or whether they give value for money.

According NCA payments related to multinationals projects, operations and missions are not transparent, is not clear how many NATO member participate these operations and their contributions is unknown.