Just released: Joint report on national oversight systems around the world

In partnership with the INTOSAI Development Initiative (IDI), IBP has released the first ever comprehensive look at the strength of audit and oversight systems at a time when supreme audit institutions are under enormous pressure to ensure governments are effective stewards of COVID-19 emergency spending.

Join our webinar series on monitoring budget execution during COVID-19

IBP is offering a six-part webinar series for civil society groups, designed to train members to monitor and influence government expenditures. In each webinar, we will bring together powerful examples of budget tracking from around the world and the practitioners that pioneered them. Register today!

2019 Open Budget Survey

Amid a global pandemic that is forcing governments around the world to launch new spending measures, IBP has released the findings of the 2019 Open Budget Survey (OBS), showing weak transparency and oversight in government spending. Read the latest OBS report and explore the website to learn more about the state of the world’s budget transparency, participation, and oversight.

Read more about the Open Budget Survey.