Who supports us

Transparency International receives funding from a number of different sources including governments, foundations, the private sector and individuals.

We value all contributions to our work and would like to express our sincere gratitude to the following institutions, companies and generous individuals who have donated in 2012 to the Transparency International Secretariat.

It is Transparency International’s policy to list all donations over €1,000 and publicly disclose these. All donations over €1,000 to the Transparency International Secretariat can be found in our Audited Financial Reports. Below a list of donors is provided which supported the secretariat with contributions exceeding €10,000 in 2012.

Government agencies


Corporate Sector

  • ENI
  • Ernst & Young
  • Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co
  • Shell International

Other organisations and institutions

Individuals contributing €1,000 or more in 2012

Rolf Hellenbrand, Johann Peter Jessen, Patrick Kinsch, John Walter

Pro Bono Recognition

We extend our gratitude to the many individuals and organisations that provided voluntary, pro bono, and in-kind services, in particular Dow Jones Factiva, Microsoft and Reuters TrustLaw for their generosity. We greatly value the pro bono legal assistance of Covington and Burling throughout 2011.