Public Eye

“Public Eye” is an independent initiative for digital journalism that focuses on reporting and investigating corruption and other cases related to organized crime, human rights violations, environmental offences, transparency, and any other activity that attempts against the public interest of the Peruvian citizens. The aim of the project is to provide accurate and truthful information to the citizens through independent online reports and stories."Public Eye" uploads all of its investigations and reports on their webpage as an attempt to increase accountability and monitor governmental authorities and private companies linked to the Peruvian government. Citizens can directly contact the project’s staff and team to collaborate with information and leads that can contribute independent journalists to continue with their investigations.

Institutional design


Formalization: is the innovation embedded in the constitution or legislation, in an administrative act, or not formalized at all?

Frequency: how often does the innovation take place: only once, sporadically, or is it permanent or regular?

Mode of Selection of Participants: is the innovation open to all participants, access is restricted to some kind of condition, or both methods apply?

Type of participants: those who participate are individual citizens, civil society organizations, private stakeholders or a combination of those?

Decisiveness: does the innovation takes binding, non-binding or no decision at all?

Co-governance: is there involvement of the government in the process or not?

not backed by constitution nor legislation, nor by any governmental policy or program 
Mode of selection of participants
Type of participants
democratic innovation yields no decision  


  • Deliberation
  • Direct Voting
  • E-Participation
  • Citizen Representation


  • Accountability
  • Responsiveness
  • Rule of Law
  • Political Inclusion
  • Social Equality

Policy cycle

Agenda setting
Formulation and decision-making
Policy Evaluation


How to quote

Do you want to use the data from this website? Here’s how to cite:

Pogrebinschi, Thamy. (2017). LATINNO Dataset. Berlin: WZB.

Would you like to contribute to our database?

Send us a case