We are the international leader in whistleblower advocacy
Government Accountability Project is the international leader in whistleblower protection — from advocacy to litigation.
We have the most effective methodology of using whistleblower revelations to have a meaningful impact on civil society and governance and know how to win whistleblower cases in the court of law and public opinion.
Conduct Educational Outreach
Pursue Legislative Initiatives
Litigate Whistleblower Cases
Investigate Public and Private Corruption
We are a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Gifts to Government Accountability Project are tax-deductible.
Since 1977, Government Accountability Project has helped over 8,000 whistleblowers across many issue areas. See our individual focus areas below to learn more about our breadth of experience and expertise.
Corporate & Financial Accountability
The Corporate and Financial Accountability program investigates and litigates corporate whistleblower claims, creates and advocates for anti-corruption legislation, and maintains oversight of private activities that impact the public interest.
Democracy Protection Initiative
The Democracy Protection Initiative aims to preserve election integrity through the education and representation of whistleblowers who come forward with information related to the upcoming election.
Our National Security program, specializing in Intelligence Community and military whistleblowing, helps whistleblowers make protected disclosures. We also conduct investigations to ensure our national security agencies are working for the public interest.
& Climate Change
The Environment, Energy & Climate Change program provides legal representation and support for whistleblowers making disclosures about wrongdoing that impacts the environment and natural resources. Climate Science & Policy Watch defends federal climate science and holds government accountable for preserving scientific integrity.
International Whistleblower Rights
Our International Whistleblower Rights program advocates for global whistleblowers by working with activists and governments, drafting laws and policies, representing inter-governmental whistleblowers, offering trainings, and monitoring corporations, banks, and laws.
Our Government Accountability program makes sure that federal, state, and local government whistleblowers are protected every step of the way through investigations, litigation, and advocacy for whistleblowers in the public sphere.
Our Public Health program identifies threats to public health and protects whistleblowers who expose corruption and wrongdoing in the public health sector. Our efforts span a wide variety of issues including food integrity, the pharmaceutical industry, and industrial farming.