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Corruption and its Discontents: a new report by Tearfund

30 November 2010. A new Tearfund report: Corruption and Its Discontents – Assessing the impact of people living in poverty, highlights the way corruption and poor governance is compounding poverty across the developing world. Extensive dialogue with Tearfund’s partner organisations…

Call for the UNCAC Implementation Review Group, UNCAC States Parties and UNODC to Ensure a Transparent and Participatory UNCAC Review Mechanism

26 November 2010. The UNCAC Coalition has released a statement at the UNCAC Implementation Review Group (IRG) Meeting calling for the IRG, UNCAC States Parties and the UN Office of Drugs and Crime to ensure a transparent and participatory review…

Internationalising the public interest

24 October 2010, by Nizar Manek. This post was originally published on the Guardian website. The international media must not forget the campaigners paying a high price for exposing corruption in the developing world The arrest and detention of Algeria’s…

The UNCAC Coalition urges G20 leaders to take action against illicit financial flows

29 June 2010. This past weekend in Toronto, G20 Leaders met again to discuss the global financial system and the world economy. The global financial crisis has shown most clearly that the stability of the global financial system is at…

The UNCAC Coalition Sends its Statement to the UN Secretary General and the Director of UNESCO

11 June 2010. UNESCO-Obiang International Prize for Research in the Life Sciences Honorable Mr. Ban Ki-moon, The UNCAC Civil Society Coalition, composed of almost 200 organizations committed to fighting corruption and promoting human rights worldwide, has learned of the intention…

"Tell us what you've done" Initiative

18 May 2010. A new global access to information initiative was launched on 3 May to mark World Press Freedom Day and will test how easy (or not) it is to obtain information from 35 governments[1] on their anti-corruption efforts.…

Coalition attends XII UN Crime Congress

15 April 2010. On April 14, 2010 members of the UNCAC Coalition hosted a side meeting during the XII UN Crime Congress in Salvador da Bahia, Brazil to discuss opportunities for civil society action in the context of the upcoming…

Call for G20 Action to Tackle Illicit Financial Flows

10 April 2010. We, the undersigned civil society organisations, urge the Group of Twenty countries (G20) to: recognise the link between illicit outflows of capital from developing countries, absorption of those resources by tax havens and secrecy jurisdictions, and the…

New Videos from UNCAC COSP2

19 March 2010. In January 2010, TI launched a 4-part video series “Scenes from a Global Anti Corruption Summit” This collection of short videos documents civil society involvement at the 2nd UNCAC Conference of States Parties in Indonesia in 2008…

Be part of the solution

17 February 2010. The IACC is accepting workshop proposals from February 15 to March 31, 2010. Join leading experts from civil society, the public, and the private sectors at the 14th International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) from November 10-13, 2010 in…

Global civil society network promoting the implementation and monitoring of the United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC)