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An open database of international sanctions data, persons of interest and politically exposed persons

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This repository contains the home page for, an open-source repository of sanctions data, politically exposed persons, and other entities of interest.

OpenSanctions uses Follow the Money, a JSON-based anti-corruption data model, as a common target for all crawlers. Additonal exports into CSV and Excel formats are planned.

Data sources

We collect data sources for this project in this spreadsheet. Please feel free to create issues to suggest additional data sources, but read
before writing the needed code.


This is currently undergoing a refactor.

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