Artas Bartas: Baksheesh Confidential. Lessons learnt from tracking Petty Bribes

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  • 1. Baksheesh Confidential Lessons Learnt from Tracking Petty Bribes Digital für Sozial, Berlin 31 Oct, 2013
  • 2. We’re Bribespot
  • 3. How it works 2 3 1 4 5
  • 4. How it works • Anonymous • Remove names • Anti-SPAM • Security framework • Community tips
  • 5. How it works
  • 6. Traditional approach to PA campaigns
  • 7. Bribespot in Thailand
  • 8. What is a bribe?
  • 9. What is a bribe? Identifying a bribe is straightforward Plenty of ambiguous situations People are open to educating themselves
  • 10. On whose side is the Government?
  • 11. On whose side is the Government? Government will be reluctant/hostile No formal cooperation Fighting petty bribe is welcomed
  • 12. People power?
  • 13. People power? Ordinary users would support us Heard many criticisms from left & right Reactions depend on people’s expectations about corruption
  • 14. Expats are your friends
  • 15. Expats are your friends Expats would welcome our service Yes! Reaching expats is harder than one thinks
  • 16. Media attention means more users?
  • 17. Media attention means more users? Media coverage will bump up report #s Reading about it ≠ using it Effective stories show ho to apply the service rather than talk about tech
  • 18. Got localization?
  • 19. Got localization? Our service should be localized Absolutely! Localization is much harder than one expects & is an ongoing thing
  • 20. Mobile beats desktop?
  • 21. Mobile beats desktop? Mobile usage will outpace desktop usage Browsing 48% vs. 52%, reporting 47% vs. 53% Focus on places with lots of smartphones
  • 22. Notes for the Future
  • 23. Notes for the Future Focus on countries w/ high smartphone penetration Work w/ small communities rather than general audience Cooperate with NGOs already working on specific issues Target audiences with less tolerance for status quo Use Bribespot platform for education
  • 24. @bribespot
  • 25. Images used courtesy of: © Jon in Thailand © Ramon Sanchez Orense © Lord Tongy © Carakrater © Eski © Fresh Dachs