Posted on 8 Mar, 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.
Posted on 1 Oct, 2015
By Piero Locatelli IACC Young Journalist
Money is not the only currency used to pay bribes. In many places around the world, officials are using their power to get something else from woman citizens: sexual favors. This problem, often overlooked, was the theme of a session in the 16th IACC called “Sextortion: where corruption and sexual exploitation meet”.
Posted on 4 Sep, 2015
By Anna Therese Day IACC Young Journalist
Whether in the halls of American universities or on the streets of cities around the world, “sextortion,” or the abuse of power in which a sexual bribe is coerced, is a common but underreported phenomenon. The 16th International Anti-Corruption Conference hosted a panel on the troubling phenomenon, an aspect of corruption that is too often overlooked in the anti-corruption movement.
Posted on 3 Sep, 2015
By Nicholas Cheng IACC Young Journalist
Graft fighting agencies were given a lesson on sex at the International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC).
But they were learning about a totally different kind of STD – Sexually Transmitted Degrees. READ MORE