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18 May 2017
 
 
DSBD: Lindiwe Zulu: Address by Minister of Small Business Development, on the occasion of delivering budget vote speech,National Assembly, Cape Town (18/05/2017)
Small Business Development
It is a mere three years ago that President Jacob Zuma announced the establishment of the Department of Small Business Development in May 2014.
 
 
17 Mar 2017
 
Whistleblowers, are you really protected?
HOGAN LOVELLS
According to the Corruption Perception Index 2016, an annual publication by Transparency International, which ranks countries according to the perceived levels of corruption by surveys and...
 
 
06 Feb 2017
 
Muhammadu Buhari extends medical leave in UK
POLITICS
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has asked parliament to extend his medical leave, deepening suspicions that his health is far worse than officials are publicly admitting. The 74-year-old, who...
 
 
02 Feb 2017
 
SGJ: Sherylle Dass says Sonke appoints Co-Executive Directors to lead the organisation into 2017 and beyond
STATEMENT
On behalf of the Board of Sonke Gender Justice, I am excited to share new developments in Sonke’s leadership structure. With effect from 1 January, 2017, Heather van Niekerk, previously Sonke’s...
 
 
25 Jan 2017
 
South Africa slightly improves score in corruption perceptions index, rank drops
CORRUPTION
While South Africa slightly improved its score in the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) for 2016 from 44 to 45, its rank in relation to all 176 countries reviewed fell three points to 64. Global...
 
 
15 Mar 2016
 
 
 
Women’s Resilience: Integrating Gender in the Response to Ebola
RECOMMENDATION
In August 2014, the Office of the Special Envoy on Gender received a call from the First Lady of Sierra Leone urging the Bank to integrate the socio-economic recovery of Liberian, Sierra Leonean...
 
 
30 Nov 2015
 
Media Invitation to launch of Global Corruption Barometer to focus on corruption in Africa
What's On
Corruption Watch and Transparency International invite media to the launch of the latest edition of the Global Corruption Barometer, People and Corruption: Africa Survey 2015. This year...
 
 
26 Nov 2015
 
 
 
Media Invitation to launch of Global Corruption Barometer to focus on corruption in Africa
What's On
Editors, News Editors and Journalists, Corruption Watch and Transparency International invite media to the launch of the latest edition of the Global Corruption Barometer, People and Corruption:...
 
 
25 Sep 2015
 
TI: Transparency International joins Corruption Watch to support anti-corruption march in South Africa
STATEMENT
Transparency International and its partner in South Africa, Corruption Watch, join with the thousands who plan to march on 30 September in South Africa to demand the government take immediate steps...
 
 
23 Oct 2014
 
 
 
Many countries falling short on OECD bribery clampdown convention
TRADE
The majority of the 41 signatory countries to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s (OECD’s) Anti-Bribery Convention, adopted in 1997, have failed to clamp down on foreign...
 
 
16 Sep 2014
 
Is Africa losing the battle against corruption?
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
Corruption remains one of the most pressing challenges facing developing states and Africa in particular, as it substantially undermines development and general prosperity on the continent. This is...
 
 
24 Jun 2013
 
Liberia’s public enemy no. 1: Fighting corruption to rebuild a nation
CONSULTANCY AFRICA INTELLIGENCE
Quantifying corruption is difficult given the various types of corruption and the illicit nature of the activities. It is even more difficult to assess the consequences in terms of the economic...
 
 
07 Jun 2013
 
Securing Africa's natural resources to avoid conflict
INSTITUTE FOR SECURITY STUDIES
One of the many challenges posed by the exploitation of natural resources in Africa is its potential for conflict – both internal and between states. At a recent meeting in Harare, African...
 
 
20 Mar 2013
 
SABC interim board too hastily approved – opposition MPs
SABC RESIGNATIONS
The decision to dissolve the embattled SABC board and appoint an interim board was bulldozed through Parliament, opposition parties claimed in the National Assembly on Tuesday. Speaking during a...
 
 
11 Feb 2013
 
Foreign aid and corruption: Their relationship and the Ugandan Government’s quandary - Part 1
CONSULTANCY AFRICA INTELLIGENCE
While it has been a vital necessity for the socio-economic development of its beneficiaries (usually developing countries), foreign aid money has acted as a source of corruption. If not handled...
 
 
 
                       
 
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