The Digital Whistleblower. Fiscal Transparency, Risk Assessment and Impact of Good Governance Policies Assessed.
DIGIWHIST, an EU Horizon 2020 funded project, brings together six European research institutes, with the aim of empowering society to combat public sector corruption.
Imagine driving on a road which is full of potholes, in spite of having been repaired only a few months ago.
DIGIWHIST would allow you to instantly identify the corresponding government contract (e.g. using geolocation), the construction company and the amount of public money involved.
- Collection of legal and regulatory norms on public procurement, conflict of interest, income and asset disclosure, and access to information
- Collection of micro-level public procurement data combined with company and other datasets in an open, structured, and standardized format linked to company and public organisation data
- Development of indicators measuring transparency, corruption risks, and administrative quality
- Creation of a series of interactive web portals and mobile apps allowing for accessing data