Transparency International Bangladesh: Building Integrity Blocks for Effective Change

Transparency International Bangladesh promotes improved governance in selected institutions of integrity (parliament, judiciary, etc.) and five sectors providing basic services to the people (education, health, local governance, land, climate finance) as well as it strengthens its grassroots movement in order to reduce corruption for the benefit of the poor and the marginalised.

Land/Region Thema Periode Budget
Demokratische Partizipation und Zivilbevölkerung
Steuerung der öffentlichen Finanzen
Informations- und Kommunikationstechnologie (ICT)
Medien & Informationsfreiheit
01.10.2014 - 31.12.2021
CHF  7’500’000

Corruption is rife in Bangladesh and formal systems of accountability are severely undermined by the patron-client nature of political processes. The increased costs of public services due to diversion and misallocation of public resources affect disproportionately the poor and the marginalised.


Reduce corruption for the benefit of the poor and the marginalised in Bangladesh.

  • Service providers in five sectors at local and national level (health, education, local government, land, climate)
  • National Integrity System Institutions (Parliament, Judiciary, etc)
  • Citizen of Bangladesh, civil society and media
Mittelfristige Wirkungen
  1. Leading NIS institutions have strengthened the legal and policy environment making it conducive to combating corruption.
  2. Selected institutions in the fields of health, education, local government, land and climate finance have improved transparency and accountability.
  3. Citizens, civil society and media at local and national levels have engaged for combating corruption.

Erwartete Resultate:  

  1. Knowledge enhanced on combating corruption
  2. Evidence-based advocacy and lobbying undertaken for legal, policy, institutional and procedural changes.
  3. Information disclosure, dissemination and access mechanisms strengthened in selected institutions (five sectors).
  4. Voluntary engagement of citizens in anti-corruption activities increased and strengthened.

Resultate von früheren Phasen:  

  • Improved transparency and accountability of institutions at local (education, health, local governments) and national level
  • Nearly 6000 core activisits (27% women) engaged in anti-corruption activities and more than 1 million citizen involved in anti-corruption campaigns



Verantwortliche Direktion/Bundesamt DEZA
Kreditbereich Entwicklungszusammenarbeit
Projektpartner Vertragspartner
Internationale oder ausländische NGO

Andere Partner

TIB, DFID, Embassy of Denmark, Embassy of Sweden, SDC

Koordination mit anderen Projekten und Akteuren

UNDP, ADB, Campaign for Popular Education

Budget Laufende Phase Schweizer Beitrag CHF    7’500’000 Bereits ausgegebenes Schweizer Budget CHF    7’524’280 Projekttotal seit Anfangsphase Budget inklusive Projektpartner CHF   10’000’000
Projektphasen Phase 2 01.10.2014 - 31.12.2021   (Laufende Phase) Phase 1 01.04.2009 - 31.12.2014   (Completed)