Watchdogging and transparency

Technologies that seek to provide greater visibility to the activities of governments, corporations, or individuals in power and allow others to monitor them.


tracked edits made to Wikipedia from U.S. Capitol computers

cat-icon Washington, DC


Este observatorio de compras públicas en Salud recopila datos sobre los precios que pagan diferentes organismos estatales por medicamentos para permitir su análisis y transparentar la información gubernamental.

cat-icon Buenos Aires, Argentina


Tracks possible and reported Malaysian corruption and other issues of abuse of power to hold people and organizations accountable.

Ad Watch breaks open the machine of political advertisements on Facebook and Instagram with data of more than 150 parties in 34 countries.

cat-icon Arizona, USA


Alaveteli helps you lower the barriers that prevent citizens asking questions of those in power


A Freedom of Information conference hosted by mySociety

cat-icon Oslo, Norway

Asset declarations map

This is an assessment of efficiency and functioning of asset disclosure systems in 18 CEE countries.

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Assistants of public officials database

Посіпаки — це відкрита база даних помічників народних депутатів України створена на основі офіційної інформації Апарату Верховної Ради України.


The aim of the tool is to help Lithuanian citizens to understand how courts and judges work in their country.

cat-icon Lithuania

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

Thank you for participating in the Budget in a Box program! Please submit your results below!

Budget Key

Website was started by transparency NGO Public Knowledge Workshop to present the budget in a user-friendly, easier-to-understand format.

Building Maintenance Network Chart


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Organization working on strenghtening citizen participation by using technology for offering quality information on public administration. Somos una herramienta de información que busca que los ciudadanos tengan una visión clara y completa de la gestión de los funcionarios públicos en Colombia.

cat-icon Cra. 20 #45A-33, Bogotá, Bogota, Colombia

Chemi Parlamenti

Parliamentary oversight and citizen engegement with the legislative process.

cat-icon Georgia


Descuentos y ofertas en la Región de Murcia de hasta el 90% en ocio: restaurantes, spas, actividades, escapadas, aventura y mucho más. ¡Apúntate!


Safe and anonymous platform for whistleblowing in Chile

cat-icon Santiago, Chile


Datos que cuentan contra la opacidad


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

cat-icon Maynard, Massachusetts, USA


Cobudget makes it easy for organizations and groups to allocate funds collaboratively and transparently.

Connected Development (CODE)

We are building the largest social accountability movement, empowering marginalized communities in Africa.

cat-icon Abuja, Nigeria

Contracts Transparency

Publishing contracts data as open data

cat-icon Tehran Province, Tehran, District 6, Jalal-e-Al-e-Ahmad Hwy, Transparency For Iran Institute, Iran

Corporate Tax Tracker

A tool to examine publicly available key financial data of the 20 largest European banks.

cat-icon Brussels, Belgium


Search, browse, subscribe and comment on your City Council bills, council members and events.

Cuentas Claras en Elecciones

A page that allows candidates and parties to present election campaign finance information.

cat-icon Bogotá, Bogota, Colombia


IT platform for cities and amalgamated communities

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

A Project of The Annenberg Public Policy Center

FOIA Mapper

There is a universe of government records hidden away in file cabinets and offline databases. With FOIA Mapper, much of that information is now searchable.

Follow the Money network

We want to support and strengthen the community of activists and advocacy organisations pushing for the transparency that is needed for citizens around the world to follow the money

Follow The Money Nigeria

We advocate, visualize and track government spending and international aid, and let you know how effective it has been in our rural communities.

cat-icon Nigeria

Frag Den Staat

FragDenStaat hilft Ihnen, Informationsfreiheitsanfragen an Behörden zu stellen

Full Fact

Full Fact is the UK's independent factchecking organisation


Open source and free software that enables the creation of anonymous and secure whistleblowing platforms


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Harta clientelismului politic

The map shows the transfers from the Government to the municipalities and county councils from the Reserve Fund (15%), Local Development National Program (65%) and other programs managed by the Ministry of Regional Development and Public Administration that sum up to 7.5 billion lei

cat-icon Na Florenci 1270/31, New Town, 110 00 Prague, Czechia

I Paid a Bribe is Janaagraha's unique initiative to tackle corruption by harnessing the collective energy of citizens.

cat-icon India

I Paid a Bribe is Janaagraha's unique initiative to tackle corruption by harnessing the collective energy of citizens.

cat-icon India

Indicator Toolbox

Catalogue of procurement risk indicators from various countries.

cat-icon Europe

Indigo Trust

The Indigo Trust funds organisations using digital technologies to improve transparency and accountability in sub-Saharan Africa

cat-icon Indigo Trust, Wilton Road, London, UK

Integrity Action

Citizens Monitor. Everyone wins. We empower citizens to demand integrity from the institutions they rely on.

cat-icon The Leather Market, London

Integrity Watch Chile

User-friendly interactive databse that provides an ovierview of lobbying activities in the UK.

cat-icon Santiago, Chile

Integrity Watch EU

User-friendly interactive databse that provides an ovierview of the lobby meetings, EU Lobbyists, MEP incomes, and Revolving Doors at the EU Institutions level.

cat-icon Brussels, Belgium

Integrity Watch France

User-friendly interactive databse that provides an ovierview of the register of interests of French MPs as well as Lobbying activities.

cat-icon Paris, France