INNOVATION
AND DEVELOPMENT
FOUNDATION

Innovation and Development Foundation (IDF) is a Tbilisi/Kyiv/Chicago-based international solutions platform designing innovative mechanisms for accumulation, acceleration, and transfer of expertise for reforming the state sector, consulting business and strengthening civil societies in young democratic countries and transitional economies.

Projects by IDF

Areas of Expertise

E-Government / Gov Tech

E-Government / Gov Tech

Supporting development of e-governance with strategy, policy and vision creation based on new technologies such as Blockchain, Biometrics, AI and big data management as well as identification systems

Smart Management

Smart Management

Helping to simplify and optimize public services and to make public administration smarter. Including border and aid management or any other

Sectoral Reforms

Sectoral Reforms

Initiating, planning and executing reforms in a wide range of sectors, both public and private, which has affected countries’ ratings in the most prestigious international rankings, such as “Doing Business”

Anti-Corruption Initiatives

Anti-Corruption Initiatives

Offering context based anti-corruption policy adoption with wide portfolio of anti-corruption initiatives, including decentralised investigation platform and anti-corruption courts

News

The public should be involved in the prosecutorial reform – Director of IDF-Ukraine

Possible changes in the course of the reform of the prosecutor’s office are becoming more and more visible today, and let`s be honest, they are definitely alarming Liudmyla Ievsieienko, Director of the Innovation and Development Foundation-Ukraine brought up this issue in her column on “Ukrayinska Pravda” and stressed that the reform of the prosecutor’s office […]

26.03.2020

IDF launches a campaign to gather information on the integrity of regional prosecutors

Innovation and Development Foundation launches an all-Ukrainian public campaign to gather information on the integrity, professionalism and ethics of candidates for prosecutor posts. Liudmyla Ievsieienko Director Innovation and Development Foundation “We believe that the public has something to say about regional prosecutors, and this information may be useful to working groups that will review regional […]

02.03.2020

Ukrainian students conduct nearly 50 inquiries, collect 1,000 profiles of candidates for prosecutors under WikiInvestigation internship

Fifty suspicions and full-fledged investigations have been published on the first platform of crowdsourcing investigations of corruption WikiInvestigation as a result of an intensive internship programme for Ukrainian students conducted by the project. Interns also managed to collect information on almost 1,000 of candidates for prosecutors’ posts. It will be forwarded to the Prosecutor General’s […]

28.02.2020

WikiInvestigation launched the third wave of mini-grant programme

The EU-funded project “Supporting prevention of corruption and investigation through civic engagement on a local level” which is implemented by Innovation and Development Foundation (IDF) announces a third (final) wave of mini-grant programme of up to 500 Euro for conducting anti-corruption investigations. Main goal of the programme: To conduct anti-corruption investigations on the basis of […]

24.02.2020

The law on corruption whistleblowers is the biggest achievement of Ukrainian anti-corruption reform in recent years

The law on corruption whistleblowers is perhaps the biggest achievement of Ukrainian anti-corruption reform in recent years. However, it is necessary to provide full informational and procedural support of the law. This was stated by the President of the Institute of Applied Humanitarian Research Mykhailo Buromensky during the Roundtable Discussion “Major issues and challenges in […]

24.02.2020

Wikiinvestigation project detected the pressure on the corruption whistleblower

Wikiinvestigation project detected the pressure on the corruption whistleblower. The EU-funded project of crowdsourcing investigations of corruption Wikiinvestigation detected the first pressure on the corruption whistleblower after the Amendments to the Law of Ukraine ‘On Corruption Prevention’ Concerning Corruption Whistleblowers came into force on January 1, 2020. Following an investigation “Poor our Officials or How […]

13.02.2020

IDF Expert explained how corruption whistleblowers can use their right to free legal aid

The law gives whistleblower the right to receive free primary and secondary legal aid, says Innovation and Development Foundation expert and co-author of the amendments to the law on corruption whistleblowers Liudmyla Arakhamia.

06.02.2020

IDF Experts participated in the discussion of changes to the competition rule in the election to the Public Council under the NACP

Representatives of Innovation and Development Foundation participated in the discussion of the amendments to the Resolution that establish the procedure of the competition rule in the election to the Public Council under the NACP.

30.01.2020

Innovation and Development Foundation congratulates new deputy heads of the NACP

The Head of the NACP Olexandr Novikov introduced the team of his deputies - Ivan Presniakov and Roman Sukhotovets.

28.01.2020

IDF experts participated in a meeting of the Working Group at the Ombudsman Office

January 28, Secretariat of the Commissioner held a meeting of the Working Group devoted to the discussion of improving the monitoring of public disclosure practices in the form of open data.

28.01.2020