The Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) measures the perceived level of public-sector corruption in 180 countries and territories around the world. The CPI, a project of Transparency International, is a "survey of surveys" based on 13 different expert and business surveys.
The Technology for Transparency Network is a short term, participatory research mapping to gain a better understanding of the current state of online technology projects that increase transparency, government accountability, and civic engagement in Latin America, Sub-Saharan Africa, Southeast Asia, South Asia, China, and Central & Eastern Europe. Read more »
The Civil Society Gateway is an online civil society communication resource for journalists and the media. It is designed to help the media quickly and easily find sources for their stories within civil society on a variety of themes. Organisational profiles within the database are searchable by both thematic and regional focus. Read more »
Punchscan is the first vote capture system to offer fully end-to-end (E2E) verifiability of election results. Punchscan moves beyond ordinary paper audit trails offering a far more robust and available way for voters to become involved in the election oversight process.
The World Social Forum does not see itself as an organisation or a united front platform, but it sees itself as an open meeting place for reflective thinking, democratic debate of ideas, formulation of proposals, free exchange of experiences and inter-linking for effective action, by groups and movements of civil society that are opposed to neo- liberalism and to do Read more »
Participatory Avenues acts as focal point for sharing lessons learned and innovation in practicing ethically-conscious community mapping and participatory GIS as means to add value and authority to people's spatial knowledge and improve bottom-up communication. Read more »
The International Budget Partnership collaborates with a large and diverse network of civil society organizations around the world to fight poverty and improve governance by reforming government budget systems and influencing budget policies. Read more »
Publish What You Fund represents the culmination of an initiative by two organisations – Terri and Access Info – working in the integrity reform and access to information fields (respectively), who formed a coalition with a number of development-orientated CSOs (Action Aid, UKAN and ONE) to establish the Publish What You Fund Principles. Read more »