Putrajaya Declaration: Zero Tolerance for Impunity

Nearly 1,200 people from 130 countries gathered in Putrajaya, Malaysia to discuss one of the world’s biggest challenges: how impunity enables the spread of corruption. Delegates came together to find the most effective strategies to stop impunity and hold to account those who benefit from the abuse of power, secret deals and bribery. READ MORE

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The Panama Papers and Transparency International

By Virginie Coulloudon, Group Director, External Relations at Transparency International

Transparency International chair José Ugaz made the front page of many papers in Malaysia after he spoke critically of a scandal surrounding the prime minister in his speech at the 16th IACC meeting in Kuala Lumpur.

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International Women’s Day 2016

As today is International Woman’s Day it’s another good time to highlight one of the key corruption issues affecting mainly women: Sextortion.

Sextortion on the Agenda at the IACC

Sextortion is the abuse of power to obtain a sexual benefit or advantage

At the 16th IACC, Sextortion was one of the most important emerging issues to be addressed; it was a ground-breaking session entirely related to sextortion, and it turned out to be one of the most interesting workshops of the conference.

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IACC 2018: Call for Interested Host Countries

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At the 16th International Anti-Corruption Conference in Malaysia last year we announced that the 17th IACC will be held in Panama in 2016. We are now seeking a host country for the 18th IACC to be held in 2018.

The IACC was founded in 1983 and is the premier global anti-corruption forum bringing together civil society, academia, governments, international organisations and the private sector. The Conference welcomes between 1500-2000 participants and features high-level plenary sessions with global leaders, as well as in-depth working sessions to address anti-corruption problems and solutions.

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Season’s Greetings and a Happy New Year

Thank you for a great year in 2015 – we achieved a lot in the fight against corruption.

Ending Impunity

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In September we welcomed over 1,200 people to Malaysia to share knowledge and find solutions to help end impunity for corruption.

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We had globally important Plenary Speakers, and world class experts who joined us for five plenary sessions and 37 workshops.

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People. Integrity. Action

We supported people who wanted to fight corruption through the Social Entrepreneurs Initiative (IACC SEIs) and the Young Journalist Initiative (IACC YJs).We gave seed grants to seven new SEI grentees form the MENA region and globally, and two from the previous year.

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We also brought 15 new YJs and nine old to the IACC in Malaysia where they reported on the conference.

We are looking forward to an exciting year ahead, and hope you will join us for the 17th IACC in Panama in December 2016.

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Islam Alzeny and Corruption Free Society Initiative in the news

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