10 décembre 2018

Corruption among judges: the CCJE adopts an opinion

Screenshot-2018-5-2 NewsroomCorruption among judges is one of the main threats to society and the functioning of a democratic state. It undermines judicial integrity, which is fundamental to the rule of law and a fundamental value of the Council of Europe. More...

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International Anti-Corruption Day

Screenshot-2018-5-2 Newsroom“We must never lower our guard in fighting corruption”, said Marin Mrčela, President of the Group of States against Corruption of the Council of Europe (GRECO), ahead of the International Anti-Corruption Day on 9 December. More...

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Taking the fight against corruption to the demand side of bribery

While many businesses are committed to joining governments to fight against corruption, to take concrete action and to help promote a culture of integrity in society at large, targeting the supply side of bribery is not enough. This is a message the business community has been promoting for many years. More...

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21 novembre 2018

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

Logo FUNRéalisé par le CNFPT et l’Agence française anticorruption, ce cours en ligne traite de l’ensemble des atteintes à la probité : corruption, favoritisme, détournement de fonds publics, concussion, prise illégale d’intérêts ou trafic d’influence. Il détaille les situations qui font naître ces risques dans la gestion publique locale. Il présente les mesures que les collectivités territoriales peuvent prendre pour anticiper et prévenir ces risques. Il comprend également des modules de sensibilisation des agents territoriaux. Plus...

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09 novembre 2018

Anti-corruption drive – What about the universities?

By Gilbert Nakweya. Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta’s war on corruption has seen the arrest and prosecution of high-profile civil servants from current and past regimes, but have universities been overlooked in his campaign? Some academics and stakeholders think so. More...

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01 novembre 2018

3 Guilty In Basketball Corruption Scandal

HomeBy Jeremy Bauer-Wolf. Two sports apparel company executives and an aspiring sports agent were found guilty Wednesday of wire fraud charges in connection with the most significant sports scandal in recent National Collegiate Athletic Association history -- a scheme to pay off the families of men’s basketball recruits and secure their commitment to teams at Adidas-sponsored universities. More...

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21 octobre 2018

Combating corruption –Šibenik international conference

Screenshot-2018-5-2 NewsroomThe Croatian Chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe, the Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) of the Council of Europe and the Ministry of Justice of Croatia are organising an international conference on 15 and 16 October in Šibenik (Croatia) to discuss ways to strengthen transparency and accountability in the public and private sectors in order to combat corruption. More...

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Council of Europe leads fight for fundamental rights and against the evil of corruption

Screenshot-2018-5-2 NewsroomAs the Fundamental Rights Agency Forum in Vienna gets underway on 25 September, the Council of Europe is playing an integral part to uphold fundamental human rights and combat corruption in an increasingly challenging period for Europe. More...

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Combating corruption: France can do better

Screenshot-2018-5-2 NewsroomIn a report published today on corruption prevention in respect of members of parliament, judges and prosecutors, GRECO, the Council of Europe’s anti-corruption body, concludes that France has implemented only four of the eleven recommendations made since 2013. More...

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GRECO places Denmark in its non-compliance procedure

Screenshot-2018-5-2 NewsroomCouncil of Europe anti-corruption experts (GRECO) have placed Denmark in its non-compliance procedure due to lack of sufficient measures taken to prevent corruption in respect of members of parliament and in the judiciary, according to a compliance report published today. GRECO concludes that Denmark has implemented satisfactorily only one of six recommendations issued more than four years ago. More...

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