Hivos International

Transparency & Accountability

Transparency, citizen engagement and accountability are essential for an open society, where democratic institutions support and empower citizens to shape society and take control over their lives. When governments are transparent, civil society can help ensure leaders are serving their people and not themselves. Read more.

Key Focal Areas

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  • Making All Voices Count is an international initiative that harnesses the power of innovation and new technologies to support effective, accountable governance.

  • Magnifying glass looking at inner workings of machine

    How much money was spent to build the new public school? How did the government decide which company will get the contract? Did the company actually deliver according to the contact?

  • The ‘Stop Child Labour – School is the best place to work’ (SCL) coalition consists of the Algemene Onderwijsbond (AOb), Mondiaal FNV, Hivos, the India Committee of the Netherlands (ICN), Kerk in A

  • Below you will find our current and recent transparency & accountability projects. Those at the top with photos are projects in the spotlight.