Corruption in an Era of Climate Change: Rebuilding Sint Maarten after Hurricane Irma

2018-09-19T12:14:23+04:00September 19th, 2018|Publication, Research Paper|

Summary This report provides recommendations and suggests best practices in combatting corruption following Hurricane Irma’s destruction in Sint Maarten. While focused on Hurricane Irma in particular, the report formulates its recommendations to be responsive to corruption in the wake of extreme weather events generally, especially in the era of climate change where such events [...]

PACT: A Practical Anti-Corruption Guide for Businesses in Singapore

2018-09-18T10:39:01+04:00July 3rd, 2018|Publication, Research Paper, Singapore|

Director's Foreword Singapore is recognised as one of the least corrupt countries in the world. Singaporeans and foreigners alike have benefited immensely from the incorruptible and clean system. Our people, public service and businesses are well-reputed to be efficient, honest and transparent. The Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau’s (CPIB) constant vigilance has contributed to this [...]

Pacific’s Implementation of UNCAC Chapter IV

2017-08-21T00:53:49+04:00April 27th, 2017|Research Paper|

Executive summary The United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) is the only legally binding, global anti-corruption instrument. The Convention was adopted by the General Assembly in October 2003 and entered into force in December 2005. As of 1 April 2016, 178 countries plus the European Union have become States parties1 to UNCAC, representing a [...]

Pacifics Implementation of UNCAC Chapter III

2017-08-21T00:53:56+04:00April 27th, 2017|Research Paper|

Executive summary The United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) is the only legally binding, global anti-corruption instrument. The Convention was adopted by the General Assembly in October 2003 and entered into force in December 2005. As of 1 June 2016, 178 countries plus the European Union have become States parties to UNCAC,1 representing a [...]

Procurement and Corruption in Small Island Developing States: Challenges and Emerging Practices

2017-08-21T00:54:02+04:00April 13th, 2017|Research Paper|

Executive summary The United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) is the sole global, comprehensive anti-corruption instrument. It provides a framework for addressing corruption through prevention, criminalization, international cooperation and asset recovery. The Convention formulates specific requirements on how to structure States parties’ procurement systems in order to effectively manage the risk of corruption. The [...]