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A blockchain-based workflow tool for an efficient
and transparent project management

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Trusted Public Expenditure Tool

A collaborative workflow tool and secured platform to track and coordinate the implementation of donor-funded investment projects

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TruBudget saves money, time and helps to built trust

Traceable Activities

All activities on the shared platform are documented and traceable at all stages

Any Time
Up to Date

Project information is shared in real-time with all stakeholders


All information saved on TruBudget
is time-stamped and tamper-proof

Efficient Communication

Relevant approval steps are made directly on TruBudget

Benefits for all partners

For Partner Countries

Control the use of external funds

Channel funds through national budget

Get real-time information on use of funds

Improve budget planning and macro-economic analysis

Significantly reduce transaction costs

Report on status of funds at any time ...

while keeping your current IT-systems running!

For Donors

Real-time information on the use of funds

Channel funds through partner country
budgets without risk

Improve communication and simplify

Significantly reduce transaction costs

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TruBudget Pilot Projects

Pilot Project BNDES

Since April 2018, the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES) and the KfW Development Bank are using a TruBudget prototype to manage parts of the Amazon Fund.

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Pilot Project Burkina Faso

Since November 2018, the Ministry of Finance of Burkina Faso and the KfW Development Bank are jointly implementing a prototype of the TruBudget software.

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TruBudget Community

KfW developed TruBudget as open source software. We have the vision to create a vibrant community of organizations that apply TruBudget in their unique context but stay in touch to exchange best practices and new developments.

We are convinced that there are many promising use cases for TruBudget, also beyond budget management. Keen on discussing your thoughts, ideas and experiences, we warmly invite you to join our community.

Join the TruBudget Community on GitHub Discussions!

TruBudget is open source and available on Github!

Let's Get In Touch!

Interested in how TruBudget is already being used? Interested in testing TruBudget in your organization? Ideas of how to adapt TruBudget for a new purpose? Please get in touch! We are happy to share our experience and start new projects.


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Piet Kleffmann
TruBudget Taskforce

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