On 25 January, Transparency International released its latest edition of the Index, saying that the latest analysis shows that unchecked transnational corruption also enables human rights violations around the world.  It says that results over the past decade demonstrate that top-scoring countries have little to show for their efforts to protect the integrity of their own public sectors.  Their backsliding offers a cautionary tale about complacency, which is detrimental not only to global anti-corruption efforts but also to top-scoring countries’ own affairs, and government leaders in several countries got caught bending the rules.

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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