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Strengthening Political Financing in Paraguay: A Civil Society Success Story

5 February 2024 – With support from the UNCAC Coalition, civil society in Paraguay is involved in analyzing, monitoring and strengthening the national political financing framework. How are civil society voices making a difference in the fight against corruption? Stories…

Victims of Corruption at CoSP10: Exploring their Challenges and their Path to Reparations

Tuesday 30 January 2024 –  Corruption has damaging effects extending beyond the state, causing direct harm to individuals, institutions, communities, and societies as a whole, exacerbating the vulnerability of marginalized groups, and hampering the United Nations’ 2030 Sustainable Development Goals.…

Anti-Corruption & Human Rights: Exploring Synergies

25 January 2024 – By Andrea Rocca, Transparency International and Betina Pasteknik, UNCAC Coalition, Co-chairs of the UNCAC Coalition Human Rights & Corruption Working Group.  Amnesty International, Transparency International and the UNCAC Coalition hosted a special event on corruption and…

International data exchange for asset declarations: guest blog

19 January 2023 – Asset declaration systems are one of the most powerful tools in combating corruption. The effectiveness of asset declarations all depends on their verification. When verifying asset declarations of public officials, access to foreign data is often…

14th Asia-Pacific Regional Meeting: Tackling Environmental Crime and corruption through regional attempts

22 December 2023 – Environmental crime and corruption have become major contemporary anti-corruption issues. Many threats stemming from environmental problems emerge from corruption, causing harm to the environment as well as threatening living entities on Earth. On the eve of…

UNCAC CoSP10: Civil society organizations excluded from UN anti-corruption conference due to objections

*** Note: After the release of this statement, the UNCAC CoSP held a first-ever vote, deciding that all observers are allowed to participate. ***   Atlanta, 11 December 2023 – Transparency International and the UNCAC Coalition strongly condemn the move…

UNCAC at a glance, one year later – Updates from tracking UNCAC reviews

8 December 2023 – Global mapping of anti-corruption progress: tools for success In a year of anniversaries, this year’s International Anti-Corruption Day on 9 December commemorates 20 years of the UN Convention against Corruption (UNCAC), taking place just before the…

New Civil Society Report on Guinea: Poor access to information and weak implementation hinders anti-corruption efforts

7 December 2023 –  A new report by Association Guinéenne pour la Transparence (AGT) finds that whilst Guinea has a substantial anti-corruption legal framework and policies, there is a lack of implementation in practice, as well as an urgent need…

12th Regional Meeting for Latin America and the Caribbean: Creating an impact at CoSP10

6 November 2023 – With the 10th Conference of the States Parties to the UNCAC (CoSP10) less than two months away at the time, civil society organizations from Latin America and the Caribbean came together virtually in October  to speak…

Launch of the Regional Platform to Fast-Track the Implementation of the UNCAC in the Caribbean

6 November 2023 – From the 9th to the 11th of October, the UNCAC Coalition’s Regional Coordinator for Latin America and the Caribbean, Iñaki Albisu, participated in the UNODC-led conference launching the Regional Platform to Fast-Track the Implementation of the…

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