PTF advances innovative citizen-led approaches to improve governance, increase transparency, promote the rule of law and reduce corruption in developing and emerging countries.

News And Updates

Extension of the Increasing the Integrity of Public Procurement Project in Moldova

In September 2022, PTF was granted an extension of the Increasing the Integrity of Public Procurement Project in Moldova through June 2025. With additional time and funding, PTF and local partner IDIS Viitorul plan to:…

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A Global Home for Innovations in Citizen Engagement

Each of our programmatic priorities seeks to give voice to civil society and demonstrate the value of constructive partnerships between authorities and citizens.

Global Affiliates

Recognizing the importance of physical presence in the regions in which we work and where our potential partners are located, PTF has three affiliates: PTF Asia, based in the Philippines; PTF Europe, based in Germany; and  PTF India. These affiliates are legally independent but closely integrated branches of PTF that enable us to better understand local cultures and issues.


PTF Asia Foundation (PTF-Asia)



Partnership Fund for Transparency eingetragener Verein (PTF-Europe)


Partners for Transparency Foundation India (PTF-India)



Featured Publications

Citizens Against Corruption: Report from the Frontline

Citizens Against Corruption draws on over 200 case studies that describe impressive initiatives undertaken over the past decade by 130 CSOs in 53 countries which engage directly with public agencies to stop the extortion that damages peoples’ lives and obstructs progress.

Civil Society Monitoring in the Health Sector

The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the need for strong health sector governance and oversight to safeguard provision of quality health services. The Partnership for Transparency Fund supports citizens and civil society organizations to reduce corruption and improve public service delivery, and this report details PTF’s experience.

Monitoring Public Procurement Guide: A Tool for Civil Society

Efficient and transparent public procurement is at the core of good governance. This guide, first developed for Moldova, but whose principles are applicable in other contexts, is intended to support CSOs, civic monitors, and investigative journalists in their monitoring of public procurement at all levels and in any domain.