Access To Information Phase 2

a2i is a special programme of the Government of Bangladesh that catalyzes citizen-friendly public service innovations simplifying governance and bringing services closer to people. a2i’s unique, simple and powerful model revolves around cultivating Empathy, reducing TCV, simplifying service delivery and establishing delivery platforms enabling ‘Services for All’.

What we do

The overall objective is to ensure easy, affordable and reliable access to quality public services for all citizens of Bangladesh, through:

  • Empowering civil servants with the tools, expertise, knowledge, and resources they need for experimenting and innovating citizen-centric solutions to public service challenges.
  • Establishing both physical and online one-stop access points that scale innovative services and make them available to citizens easily, reliably and in an affordable manner.
  • Encouraging and supporting non-government actors, including small entrepreneurs, teachers, and the youth, to partner with government actors.

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Project start date:

January 2007

Estimated end date:

September 2019

Focus area:

  • accelerate structural transformations
  • basic services
  • Project office:

    UNDP in Bangladesh

    Implementing partner:

    National Execution

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    Funding Support by

    Donor name

  • International Labour Organization
  • United Nations Development Pro
  • Government Of Bangladesh
  • Government Of Saudi Arabia
  • Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Global Alliance For Improved Nutrition
  • United States Agency For International Development (usaid)
  • Actionaid International
  • Vital Strategies Started In 2003 In New Delhi
  • India. The Organization Is Driven By The Belief That Every Person Deserves To Be Protected By A Strong Public Health System. It Would Ground Its Work In Scientific Evidence And Best-practice Approaches
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  • Amount contributed


    Delivery in previous fiscal year

    2020 -$516

    2019 $3,069,983

    2018 $4,261,543

    2017 $2,166,394

    2016 $2,470,909

    2015 $2,352,402

    2014 $2,711,990

    2013 $1,780,043

    2012 $740,962

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