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Rhiannon McCluskey

Research Uptake and Communications Manager

Rhiannon McCluskey is a Research Communication and Uptake Manager with the International Centre for Tax and Development (ICTD) and the Governance research cluster. Her research focuses on domestic resource mobilisation and social accountability in sub-Saharan Africa.

She has conducted research in Sierra Leone, Tanzania, and Kenya to investigate the effectiveness of donor initiatives to build capacity in international taxation. Rhiannon holds a BA in Peace and Conflict Studies, Political Science, and African Studies from the University of Toronto and an MA in Governance and Development from the Institute of Development Studies.

Languages: English and French (fluent)

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International Centre for Tax and Development (ICTD)

The International Centre for Tax and Development (ICTD) provides research evidence that supports developing countries in raising domestic revenues equitably and sustainably, in a manner that is conducive to pro-poor economic growth and good governance.



Rhiannon McCluskey’s recent work

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Researchers and policymakers gather to discuss tax and technology in Nigeria

On December 5 and 6th, members and stakeholders of the Nigerian Tax Research Network are gathered in Abuja for the Network’s third annual meeting on the theme “Revenue challenges online and offline: Bridging the digital divide in an analogue economy.” The theme of the meeting touches on...

5 December 2019

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Ethiopian Tax Research Network

Press Release – Researchers and policymakers to discuss reforms to Ethiopia’s tax system on Monday The Ethiopian government recently unveiled an ambitious “Homegrown Economic Reform” agenda, which, as Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said, “aims to propel Ethiopia into becoming the African...

15 November 2019