International Anti-corruption Day

New public opinion survey shows widespread public alarm about corruption

“Today’s survey shows that people believe corruption is deeply embedded in their countries. When a poor young mother believes that her government places its own interests above her child’s, her hope for the future is dampened. Corruption can be rooted out when people join together to change the system that facilitates it,” said Huguette Labelle, Chair of Transparency International.

Anti-corruption media campaign

Transparency International’s television advertisement: Think Again!

Based on the theme, “Think you can’t fight corruption? Think again,” the ad challenges the view that corruption is inevitable and cannot be fought. It is a stark reminder that corruption has victims.

TV Spot "Think again!" is available in the following languages:

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Activities around the world

On December 9 TI National Chapters across all continents will be recognizing the achievements made to date in the fight against corruption as well as the challenges that remain.

Country

Event

Contact details

Albania

Dissemination of posters, media events for GCB and Court Watch Survey. A resolution will be compiled form the main civil society groups to the Government and Albanian Parliament regarding taking measures to fighting corruption. Public gathering in saying “Stop” to corruption.

E-mail: [email protected]

Algeria

1) Press Release + Media campaign centred around the conventions (UNCAC + African Union) and the importance of their ratification/implementation
2) Members’ gathering 
3) Workshop on “a Maghreb-based anti-corruption initiative” , together with Friedrich Naumann Foundation, with guests from “North Africa”, combined with launch of TI Arabic Source Book.
4) Publication of their 5th Newsletter
5) Various media events and workshops in smaller cities throughout the country

Email: [email protected]

Argentina

 

Barometer launch

Poder Ciudadano publishes and Ad in a national newspaper

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Australia

Launch of National Integrity System Assessment

China

Press Conference Barometer

Email: [email protected]

Colombia

Press Conference Barometer

Costa Rica

Un pequeño foro con estudiantes sobre Financiamiento político

Dominican Republic

conference barometer launch

 

Ecuador

Presentación del plan de reforma del Código Penal para la aplicación de la CICC
Press conference barometer launch

Ethiopia

Workshop on National Integrity System (NIS)

 

Fiji

Launch of integrity booklet ‘Say Yes to Integrity and No to Corruption’

invitation, see: 

France

Barometer launch

See media advisory on www.transaprency.org

Honduras

Event on Anticorruption Conventions
Constituency of "ALIANZA CIUDADANA POR LA TRANSPARENCIA (ACI-TRANSPARENCIA)".

 

 

India

Press Release

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Italy

Show own Anti-Corruption TV spot on Mediaset Channel (4-11 Dec)

Yemen

Impressions from the International Anti-Corruption Day activities of TI Yemen

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Mexico

Press conference barometer launch

 

Malaysia

Anti-Corruption Conference

Macedonia

DECLARATION “0” Corruption Tolerance Transparency International Macedonia

Moldova

Anti-Corruption Conference

Morocco

Launch Source book in Arabic

Panama

Lanzarán el premio de integridad

Round table “Pobreza, VIH/SIDA y Corrupción”

2 ads, see: 

Papua New Guinea

Anti-corruption Event

ogramme, see: 

Perú

Press conference barometer launch

 

Paraguay

Seminario de contrataciones públicas

Serbia

Campaign with posters and TV spot

Solomon Islands

Organisation of a Partner’s Meeting

Email: [email protected]

Sri Lanka

National Integrity Award Ceremony

Taiwan

Press Conference Barometer
A series of activities to mark the International 
Anti-Corruption Day was co-organized by TI Taiwan 
and the Integrity Department of Taipei Municipal 
Government from 8-9 December, during which TI Taiwan 
published several surveys they recently finished, 
among them were the Urban Integrity Benchmark; 
Integrity Survey of Taiwan Tax and Custom Authorities. 
The Mayor of Taipei also chaired one seminar on the 
“Business Integrity” which was participated by the 
European Chamber of Commerce Taipei, Simens AG, 
Taiwan Branch and some other Japanese, Canadian 
companies in Taiwan. The Integrity Department of 
Taipei Municipal Government signed a pledge with 
some community colleges on Anti-Corruption. On 9 December, 
TI Taiwan and Judicial Reform Foundation held a press
conference to release TI’s Global Corruption Barometer.

Thailand

Best Investigative Report Award

Turkey

Press Conference

Email: [email protected]

Vanuatu

School poster competion and exhibit on corruption

Email: [email protected]

Venezuela

Foro para alcaldes sobre el Indice Municipal que lanzaron en octubre y presentación de publicación

Press conference barometer launch

Invitation, see: 

Zambia

1) Theatre plays; three representations: Wednesday 7, Thursday 8 and Friday 9
2) Art exhibition around corruption with awards being attributed on the 9th
3) They will probably weave in the launch of the Barometer

 

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Trouble at the top: why high-scoring countries aren’t corruption-free

For the third year running, the top seven countries in the Corruption Perceptions Index 2018 consist of the four Nordic nations – Denmark, Finland, Sweden and Norway – plus New Zealand, Singapore and Switzerland. Yet that doesn’t mean that these countries are corruption-free.

Americas: el debilitamiento de la democracia y el auge del populismo

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