CoST board report and financial statement, 2017
CoST Thailand Impact Story

CoST Thailand impact story: Saving millions, enabling participation and shifting mindsets

This impact story details how in Thailand, the CoST approach saved US $360 million and enabled local participation in infrastructure delivery through public engagement meetings. By promoting open data, data validation and use, multi-stakeholder working and civic engagement, the CoST approach has not only contributed to significant public savings, but also sown the seeds of long term behavioural change with an impact on project quality and community relations.