OUR MISSION

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 & Updates

New PTF Board Member: Nathaniel Heller

The Partnership for Transparency is pleased to announce that Nathaniel Heller, vice president and managing director at Geneva Global, has joined PTF’s Board of Directors. He was nominated and confirmed by the Board in April,…

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OAFRESS and PTF: Building a Strong Partnership to Combat COVID-19 in Sub-Saharan Africa

What began as a unique opportunity to share lessons learned from their respective health crisis response programs has led to the creation of a new partnership between PTF and a peer organization in Sub-Saharan Africa.…

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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 reside, PTF has established four affiliates: PTF Europe, based in Germany, PTF Asia, based in the Philippines, PTF India, and PTF Africa, based in South Africa. These affiliates are legally independent but closely integrated arms of PTF that enable us to better understand local cultures, issues and other organizations working on similar issues.

Partners for Transparency Foundation India (PTF-India)

https://indiaptf.org

PTF-India

https://ptfafrica.org

Partnership for Transparency Fund Africa (PTF-Africa)

PTF-Africa

https://ptfasia.org

PTF Asia Foundation (PTF-Asia)

PTF-Asia

PTF-Europe

Partnership Fund for Transparency eingetragener Verein (PTF-Europe)

https://ptfeurope.org

Featured Publications

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.

The Report details the results and lessons of decade-long (2003-2013) PTF support to Filipino CSOs to fight corruption. It celebrates the successes and reflects on challenges faced as PTF enters a new phase in the Philippines – a regional affiliate called PTF Asia in Manila.

The study focuses on the World Bank’s recent “Governance and Anti-Corruption” (GAC) policies. It makes eight strategic recommendations, which can be put in place as part of the operational guidelines and funding and management arrangements for Phase 2 of the GAC Strategy.