Corruption Category Services

Anti-corruption work relating to the provision of healthcare services. Any type of corruption during the delivery of a healthcare service will directly impact on the quality and level of care offered to patients by providers.


chapter Chapters


research Research

November 2019

Sectoral Risk Assessment in Sri Lanka

Chapter: Sri Lanka

Despite an initial energetic start by the Sri Lankan Government with the creation of a number of bodies dealing with the SDGs, such as the Ministry of Sustainable Development and wildlife and the Sustainable Development Council to name a few, there has been little progress in terms of implementation, or of streamlining action across relevant…

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November 2019

Public Perception Survey on Transparency and Accountability in Public Healthcare

Chapter: Cambodia

A nationally representative survey on transparency and accountability in public healthcare in Cambodia. The survey seeks to quantify citizens’ perceptions, awareness and attitudes regarding the transparency and accountability of healthcare in Cambodia, and understand citizens’ experience in using healthcare in the country. The research follows a mixed-methods approach, combining qualitative and quantitative data collection, and…

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November 2019

Private Healthcare: Governance Challenges and Way Out

Chapter: Bangladesh

The main objective of this research is to identify the challenges of governance in the private healthcare programs and to recommend the ways to overcome such challenges. The specific objectives of this research are to: 1. Review the existing legal and institutional framework governing private healthcare institutions. 2. Identify the nature of irregularities and corruption…

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November 2019

Corruption Risk Assessment of State-Guaranteed Free and Privileged Health Care Services

Chapter: Armenia

The purpose of the study was to identify and evaluate corruptions risks within state-funded medical care, and then develop a set of recommendations.

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November 2019

Corruption in Republic of Moldova: Perceptions vs. Personal Experiences of Households and Business People

Chapter: Moldova

Transparency International Moldova carried out this study with the support of the U.S. State Department and in collaboration with the Center for Sociological Studies. The objective of the study was to analyse the perceptions and the experiences with corruption of households and business people in the Republic of Moldova. The results of the study were…

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November 2019

Corruption and its Socio-Economic Impacts on the Healthcare Sector (Tsaboy Ny Gasy Project)

Chapter: Madagascar

The Tsaboy ny Gasy Project advocates for citizens' social and economic rights, particularly by fighting corruption in the health sector in Madagascar. To inform the project, TI-Madagascar conducted an assessment to identify how different types of corruption impact health services. This involved a study of the legislative environment; a literature review (existing evidence of corruption),…

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project Projects

May 2020

Action For Transparency

The project is aimed at empowering citizens to monitor public resources in the health sector and report on any misappropriation through ICT platforms including a mobile application and website.

A base line survey conducted in Nairobi County Embakasi sub-county showed gaps in capacity of health facility management committees on budget management and monitoring while an analysis of the Auditor General reports shows wastage of resources that should be spent to improve public services.

The project works with stakeholders in the health sector including but not limited to HFMCs ,facility in charges, citizens ,CSOs, government agencies and government .

May 2020

Mobile Drug Tracking System (MDTS)

The Mobile Drug Tracking System (MDTS) main objective was to increase citizen participation through assisting the citizenry to track pharmaceutical commodities in their local health facilities. It specifically allows citizens, community health workers and hospital management committees to query and monitor stocks. Additionally, it empowers citizens with information and knowledge to hold the governing institutions accountable.

May 2020

Increasing Participation, Accountability, Responsiveness and Transparency (PART): focus on the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) and other MDG-related interventions in the health sector in Ghana’

To achieve improved transparency and accountability in the flow and utilisation of NHIS financial resources leading to improved health service delivery in selected deprived districts by December 2014. The original project was focused on three regions and was financially supported by STAR-Ghana, a multi-donor agency.

November 2019

The Best Thank You to the Doctor Is Your Smile

The aim of this project was to raise awareness amongst the patients that bribery is not a key to a good treatment in the hospitals, and the best gratitude to a doctor is a simple “thank you”.

Policy & Insititutional Change:

Improved enforcement of policies

Better Institutional Processes

Behaviour Change:

Anti-Corruption Activism

November 2019

Improving Basic Healthcare Service Delivery in Cameroon by Promoting Innovative Whistle-blowing Techniques

The project aimed to reinforce transparency, accountability, participation and integrity in public hospitals in Cameroon by raising patient awareness of healthcare rights and providing an independent mechanism to report instances of corruption.

Behaviour Change:

Seeking Redress Against Corruption

November 2019

Improve Transparency and Accountability in Health Sector under Building Integrity Blocks for Effective Change (BIBEC) Project

The overall objective of BIBEC is to concentrate on building and strengthening a series of mutually supportive and reinforcing integrity blocks to effectively reduce corruption. “Blocks” here imply the key institutions, policy/law, education, training, ethics and values, and above all, the people of the country.

Transparency International Bangladesh's work on health issues mainly includes research and advocacy at local and national levels. The main objective of these activities is to bring about positive changes in policies and practices of concerned authorities in regard to ensuring good governance and integrity in health services.

Policy & Insititutional Change:

Policy Adoption & Amendment

Better Institutional Processes

November 2019

Curiamo la corruzione (We Treat Corruption)

The aim of the project was to aim to increase awareness of corruption in the healthcare sector, to train the staff of healthcare and hospital companies and to implement and test innovative tools and specific organisational models.

Policy & Insititutional Change:

Policy Adoption & Amendment

November 2019

Civic Monitoring of Public Procurement in Ukraine

The project aimed to establish an automated monitoring system to track public procurement, including the spending of funds within the healthcare sector. This information would then be accessible to every patient in order to increase transparency of healthcare procurement, with the long-term aim being the improvement of service delivery quality.

Policy & Insititutional Change:

Better Institutional Processes


partner Partners

Global Partners:
U.S. State Department European Union FOJO Novartis World Health Organisation (WHO) Department for International Development UK (DIFD) Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) Crown Agents
Regional Partners:

Governmental Institution

Center for Sociological Studies

NGO or Civil Society Organisation

Business

Healthcare Clinics in Lithuania

Lithuanian Medical Students' Association

The Cancer Patients Support Association

Hospital Health Management Committees

Regional Delegation of Public Health

Individuals or general public

Ministry of Health

CENSIS

Healthcare association or trade body

ISPE

RISSC

University, academia or research institution

Kyiv School of Economics

Ministry of Economic Development and Trade

Open Contracting Partnership

State-owned enterprise (SOE) "ProZorro"