Budget explorers

Budget explorers help citizens understand where government funds -- and their tax contributions -- go. They're usually visual, and sometimes interactive, helping people become more literate in the budget-setting and expenditures process.

Balancing Act

Balancing Act is a fun and easy way for residents to learn about public budgets and the choices their elected officials face in the budgeting process.

cat-icon Colorado, USA

Barcelona Open Budget

A tool created for citizens and all those people or organizations that may be interested, which aims to facilitate the analysis and understanding of the budgets of the City of Barcelona.

cat-icon Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Budget in a Box

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BudgIT is a civic organization that applies technology to intersect citizen engagement with institutional improvement, to facilitate societal change.

cat-icon 55 Moleye Street, Alagomeji-Yaba, Lagos, Nigeria

Checkbook NYC

An online transparency tool that for the first time placed the City’s day-to-day spending in the public domain

cat-icon One Centre Street, New York , NY 10007


ClearGov develops and provides a financial transparency and benchmarking platform for local governments and residents.

cat-icon Maynard, Massachusetts, USA
cat-icon 1991 Civic Tech Center, вулиця Мечникова, Київ, Україна

Expenditure budget question written reply finder / 開支預算問題書面答覆搜尋器

每年財務委員會審核財政年度開支預算的問題及書面答覆資料庫 / Annual financial committee review of fiscal year budget estimates and written response database

cat-icon Hong Kong

Marsad Budget

Marsad Budget is a continuation of Al Bawsala's work, which is based on monitoring the various institutions in charge of managing state affairs and the consecration of the principle of transparency and thus making available to the citizen, simplified and accessible information on the state budget

cat-icon 4 Rue Apollo XI, Cité Mahrajène, Tunis, Tunisie


A free, open and global platform to search, visualise and analyse fiscal data in the public sphere.

cat-icon London, UK

Operation Serenata de Amor

An open project that uses data science - the same technologies used by giants like Google, Facebook and Netflix - for the purpose of monitoring public spending and sharing information in a way accessible to everyone.