11 mai 2019

Corruption, favoritisme, détournement… comment les prévenir dans la gestion locale ?

Logo FUN Tout agent territorial est susceptible d’être un jour exposé à un risque de corruption. Quelles que soient ses missions, il peut se trouver en difficulté face à une invitation qui lui est faite ou parce qu’il participe à une décision impliquant un de ses proches ou encore parce qu’il doit conseiller un élu sur une décision sensible. Plus...

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06 mai 2019

Sweden needs to raise awareness in the government and in the police about conflicts of interest and “friendship corruption”

Conseil de l'EuropeIn an evaluation report published today, the Council of Europe’s Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) called for further measures to prevent corruption in Sweden in respect of persons entrusted with top executive functions, including ministers, state secretaries and senior political experts, as well as members of the Police Authority. More...

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19 avril 2019

More Indictments in Admissions Scandal

HomeBy Scott Jaschik. On Monday federal prosecutors announced that 14 people -- one coach and 13 parents -- had agreed to plead guilty to various charges related to the admissions scandal. On Tuesday, they announced new charges -- including money laundering -- against 16 parents who were not part of the previous day's announcement. More...

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11 avril 2019

L’UGAP, un partenaire naturel et incontournable des Régions

Associations des Régions de France, toute l'actualité des régions.L'UGAP est un partenaire naturel et incontournable des Régions ; toutes travaillent avec l'UGAP, notamment pour les marchés de flotte automobile ou encore les achats liés à la bureautique. Plus...

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08 avril 2019

Cutting the risk of corruption out of privatisation

Technology is transforming the global economy and the privatisation landscape is no exception. The rationale for state ownership is disappearing in a number of sectors as digitalisation lays them open to market competition. More...

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Turning The Tide Against Corruption Through “Naming and Faming”

There has been a deluge of corruption-related news and scandals around the world this year. The President of Guatemala has expelled a key UN anti-corruption body from the country and Romania’s anti-corruption chief has stepped down just as the country is taking over the Presidency of the EU. More...

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05 avril 2019

Why a college admissions racket would funnel bribes through a fake charity

The ConversationFederal authorities are prosecuting dozens of suspects in the biggest college admissions scandal ever exposed. The joint FBI and IRS investigation, dubbed “Operation Varsity Blues,” uncovered millions of dollars in bribe money wealthy parents are accused of paying to sneak unqualified children into Stanford, Yale and other elite universities on the pretext that they were star athletes with high standardized test scores. More...

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04 avril 2019

College admission scandal grew out of a system that was ripe for corruption

The ConversationAs part of the “Operation Varsity Blues” case that federal prosecutors announced March 12, dozens of people – including Hollywood actresses and wealthy businessmen – stand accused of having bought their children’s way into elite colleges and universities. More...

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03 avril 2019

From Gatekeepers to Gatecrashers

Corruption among university faculty.
The scourge of corruption around the world remains a source of serious political and social concern everywhere. In Africa, where corruption is rampant, it is estimated to cost as much as 25 % of the continent’s annual GDP. More...

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10 mars 2019

Hungary: Insufficient progress and lack of transparency hamper fight against corruption

Conseil de l'EuropeFollowing a high level visit today in Budapest, the Council of Europe’s Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) calls on Hungary to make reports public and to implement fully its recommendations. More...

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