Corruption Category Workforce

Anti-corruption work relating to doctors, nurses and all other healthcare workers. The theft of healthcare funds and corruption in the management of healthcare providers, for example, will limit the quality of healthcare services delivered to patients.


chapter Chapters


research Research

November 2019

Sectoral Risk Assessment in Sri Lanka

Chapter: Sri Lanka

The Sustainable Development Goal 3 concerning health was viewed from 3 different dimensions; mapping of the different stakeholders in the particular sector, identifying the types of corruption and the most prevalent practices of corruption in the sector, identifying gaps in the legal framework.

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November 2019

Report Monitoring Progress made by the Honduras Ministry of Health’s 2016 Improvement Plan

Chapter: Honduras

In January 2014, the Honduras government and TI/ASJ signed the “Collaboration and Good Faith Agreement for Promoting Transparency, Combatting Corruption and Strengthening Systems”. Since then, TI/ASJ has conducted independent monitoring and evaluation of the Ministry of Health’s performance in three areas: purchasing and contracts, human resources management, and data collection and evaluation. Based on TI/ASJ’s…

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November 2019

Promoting Integrity and Reducing Vulnerabilities to Corruption in the Romanian Health System

Chapter: Romania

One of the priorities assumed by Romania through the National Development Program 2007-2013 regarding health (priorities that overlap with those of the Government Program) are: "increasing the accessibility of the population to health services", "improving the quality and safety of the medical act" "," Decision-making transparency in order to increase the efficiency in the use…

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project Projects

November 2019

Vitamin Lab

TI Lithuania launched a social design experiment "Vitamin Lab" to see if changing clinic’s environment indirectly affects the behaviour and attitudes of patients, increase transparency and reduce bribery.

Vitamin Lab featured an interactive installation that TI Lithuania created with the community of Lazdynai Outpatient Clinic.  Installed in the clinic’s waiting area, every patient was invited to evaluate his/her visit and indicate how smoothly the procedures went, how clear the doctor was when prescribing medication, what the overall impression of the visit was, would they be willing to say thank you to their doctor.

Patients expressed their feedback by distributing five yellow tokens into different categories of evaluation e.g. procedures were clear; communication was pleasant; I did not like it.

November 2019

The Best Thank You to the Doctor Is Your Smile

The aim of this project was to raise awareness amongst patients of bribery in hospitals, through engagement with medical students and professionals.

Policy & Insititutional Change:

Improved enforcement of policies

Better Institutional Processes

Behaviour Change:

Anti-Corruption Activism

November 2019

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

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


partner Partners

Global Partners:
Department for International Development UK (DIFD) Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA)
Regional Partners:

Governmental Institution

Healthcare Clinics in Lithuania

Lithuanian Medical Students' Association

The Cancer Patients Support Association

Individuals or general public

Ministry of Health

NGO or Civil Society Organisation