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In the News (Sat 17 Aug 19)

  
  Transparency International
Transparency International welcomes this opportunity to address this historic conference for signing the first truly global anti-corruption instrument.
Transparency International was born from the experience of people who witnessed at first hand the real threat to human life posed by corruption."
TI regrets that transparency in funding the political process and private sector corruption are not addressed by mandatory provisions.
www.un.org /webcast/merida/statements3/tran031211en.htm   (714 words)

  
 Transparency International Bulgaria - AboutUs
Transparency International - Bulgaria is an independent non-political organization of people with long-term interest in the field of research, analysis and suggestions for an effective anti-corruption control.
Launched in 2000, the Transparency International Integrity Awards were created to recognise the courage and determination of the many individuals and organisations fighting corruption around the world.
Transparency International which coordinates and organizes the efforts of scholars, scientists, public figures, experts financiers and citizens for opposing, controlling and curbing corruption both on a national and on an international scale.
www.transparency-bg.org /?magic=0.1.0.2   (1063 words)

  
 about us / home - Transparency International
Transparency International, the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption, brings people together in a powerful worldwide coalition to end the devastating impact of corruption on men, women and children around the world.
Transparency International challenges the inevitability of corruption, and offers hope to its victims.
Transparency International is a global network including more than 90 locally established national chapters and chapters-in-formation.
www.transparency.org /about_us   (588 words)

  
 LTA - Archives   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Transparency International (TI) has produced this Guidance to the Business Principles for Countering Bribery to provide background and clarification to the Business Principles and to indicate some of the steps that enterprises might take to implement their anti-bribery Programmes Business Principles for Countering Bribery.
The Lebanese Transparency Association, or No Corruption (La Fassad), organized the meeting as a follow-up to an earlier gathering on corporate governance and ahead of a regional symposium on the subject in Beirut in late June.
The organization, which is also Transparency International’s chapter in Lebanon, has been lobbying for new legislation in a bid to reduce the level of money squandering and to increase accountability and access to information.
www.transparency-lebanon.org /Archives.htm   (826 words)

  
 Transparency International Malaysia
Transparency International Malaysia (TI-M) is an independent, non-governmental and non-partisan organisation committed to the fight against corruption.
TI-M is registered with the Registrar of Societies (ROS) Malaysia and is the accredited National Chapter of the Berlin-based Transparency International.
Its goal is to enable the practice of ethical conduct in daily life that would lead to a society built on integrity and accountability in all its institutions.
www.transparency.org.my   (201 words)

  
 Transparency International - Norge
"I am deeply honoured to be elected by the Transparency International movement to lead this vitally important organisation, and to contribute to improving the lives of the victims of corruption around the world,” Labelle said.
Transparency International will continue to lead the fight to reduce the corrosive effects of corruption and enhance the opportunity for a better life.”
She is currently Chancellor of the University of Ottawa and serves on the board of numerous Canadian and international organisations.
www.transparency.no /article.php?id=200&p=   (610 words)

  
 The 2006 Transparency International Corruption Perceptions Index — Infoplease.com
According to the annual survey by the Berlin-based organization Transparency International, Finland, Iceland, and New Zealand are perceived to be the world's least corrupt countries, and Haiti is perceived to be the most corrupt.
A score of 5.0 is the number Transparency International considers the borderline figure distinguishing countries that do and do not have a serious corruption problem.
Global integrity: Transparency International's David Nussbaum is fighting for a world that is free of bribery and corruption.(Interview)(Survey)...
www.infoplease.com /ipa/A0781359.html   (434 words)

  
 Ernst & Young - Media - Press Release - Transparency International   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
David Nussbaum, Chief Executive of Transparency International, said, “Through their generous contribution, Ernst & Young recognizes the importance of Transparency International’s work in reducing the devastating impact of corruption on millions of people around the world.
Transparency International seeks to provide reliable ways to measure levels of transparency and corruption, globally and locally.
Transparency International is the global civil society organization leading the fight against corruption, with approximately 100 locally established national chapters and chapters-in-formation.
www.ey.com /global/content.nsf/International/Media_-_Press_Release_-_Transparency_International   (958 words)

  
 Transparency International Bangladesh
The main themes of the document are to develop indigenous ideas at grassroots level, to build coalitions among like-minded civil society organisations and individuals, to encourage and strengthen watchdog organisations in order to exert pressure for better service delivery and to engage in participatory research to increase awareness and develop advocacy programmes around specific issues.
TIB would, therefore, encourage the formation of pressure groups in the political constituencies over a period of time in order to instigate changes in their own communities by encouraging greater political commitment, a subject matter that we will be discussing in the next sitting.
To be even-handed, lack of transparency and accountability is not confined to politics but all pervading as revealed in the TIB survey on the level and extent of corruption in Bangladesh.
www.ti-bangladesh.org /index.php?page_id=370   (1416 words)

  
 Transparency International challenges multinational oil companies planning to operate in Iraq to 'publish what you ...
Transparency International challenges multinational oil companies planning to operate in Iraq to 'publish what you pay.' Post-war reconstruction in Iraq must be based on clear lines of accountability and financial transparency, says Transparency International
Transparency and accountability must be the watchwords for post-war reconstruction in Iraq following the endemic corruption of the government of Saddam Hussein, according to Transparency International (TI), the world's leading non-governmental organisation engaged in the fight against corruption.
Transparent budgeting and accountable decision-making must also be applied in humanitarian aid, civil administration, democracy-building, and reconstruction and economic development at the local, national and international level, said Peter Eigen.
foi.missouri.edu /evolvingissues/transparency.html   (619 words)

  
 Transparency International - Azerbaijan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Transparency International is an international non-governmental organization, leading anti-corruption movement all over the globe.
Transparency International is based on the principle that as corruption is a country specific phenomenon, local organizations can be much more efficient that any efforts taken or imposed from the outside.
Transparency Azerbaijan was established in October 2000 by representatives of civil society and academia and fully accredited as a national chapter in October 2001.
www.transparency-az.org   (230 words)

  
 Vanguard - National News : Oil licences: Transparency International disowns Finnish group
TRANSPARENCY International (TI), the world renowned anti-corruption watchdog has disowned the Federation of Global Watchdog of Finland saying it has no knowledge of the Group.
The Finish Group at the weekend called into question the conduct of the 2005 bid round for oil and gas blocks, alleging that it was fraught with irregularities and that a representation has been made to both Transparency International and the President Olusegun Obasanjo-led government to redress the perceived anomalies.
The transparency of the process has been attested to by notable international organisations and observers including Transparency International,” the government statement signed by Peter Ogbonnaya, the Deputy Director in-charge of Press in the Ministry of Petroleum Resources pointed out.
www.vanguardngr.com /articles/2002/southwest/sw104072006.html   (419 words)

  
 Transparency International Croatia
Početkom siječnja Transparency International počeo je s kampanjom STOP KORUPCIJI unutar koje se građanima pokušava predočiti štetnost utjecaja korupcije, a također i besplatni antikorupcijski telefon 0800 245 542 na koji se građani mogu javljati, prijavljivati slučajeve korupcije, te aktivnim pristupom doprinijeti smanjivanju koruptivne djelatnosti.
Transparency International Hrvatska održao je konferenciju za medije na kojoj je istaknuto da je potvrđivanje Zakona o financiranju političkih stranaka u prvom čitanju svakako veliki korak u stvaranju pravnog okvira za suzbijanje korupcije, no postojeći nacrt ima ogroman nedostatak: ne regulira financiranja izborne promidžbe.
Transparency International Hrvatska (TIH) i Osječko-baranjska županija i organizirali su u Osijeku predavanje “Sukob interesa i kako ga spriječiti” za predstavnike svih jedinica lokalne samuprave u županiji.
www.transparency.hr   (806 words)

  
 Transparency International CR
Transparency International – Czech Republic (TIC) today published the results of its study examining the construction public contracts awarded by local governments of the biggest towns in the Czech Republic.
Transparency International - Czech Republic is one of 82 national branches of the TI international network.
Its mission is to monitor the level of corruption in the Czech Republic and actively contribute to its reduction.
www.transparency.cz /index.php?lan=uk&id=2796   (737 words)

  
 Ernst & Young supports Transparency International’s global fight against corruption
Transparency International is the global civil society organisation leading the fight against corruption, with approximately 100 locally established national chapters and chapters-in-formation.
Global Corporations for Transparency International (GCTI) is a programme for the private sector to support TI’s anti-corruption efforts.
Further information regarding Transparency International’s donation programme can be found at www.transparency.org/supportus.
www.ey.com /global/content.nsf/South_Africa/05_Sept_06_Ernst_&_Young_supports_Transparency_International   (831 words)

  
 Transparency International - USA
TI-USA is the U.S. chapter of Transparency International (TI), the Berlin-based non-profit, non-partisan organization founded in 1993 to curb corruption in international transactions.
Curb corruption through international and national coalitions encouraging governments to establish and implement effective laws, policies and anti-corruption programs.
Strengthen public support and understanding for anti-corruption programs and enhance public transparency and accountability in international business transactions and in the administration of public procurement.
www.transparency-usa.org   (205 words)

  
 Transparency International Italia Ti-It
Concerning transparency, this law implemented the recommendations of the Technical Committee on 30 June 1994.
Accordingly, itemised balance sheets, together with a synthesis of the management activities should be made available to the public by the 30th of June of each year and published in the Official Journal of the Republic and in two newspapers.
Members of the public believe that the policies of the major political parties are largely influenced by affluent donators; and that the transparency of donations (the Gazzetta Ufficiale does not reach the general public) is very limited and does not account for the real situation.
www.transparency.it /areapubblica/pubblicazioni/17_21_4.asp   (5272 words)

  
 Transparency International Polska
The purpose of the gathering was the topic of possible methods and regulations to ensure transparency in the process of public procurement for the army.
Enhancing transparency in the functioning of organisations is generally admitted of common interest by national and international institutions.
Transparency International Poland continue to run our project to raise awareness and monitor the implementation of Poland's 2002 Act on the Freedom of Access to Information.
www.transparency.pl /ang/?archiwum   (2632 words)

  
 TI-Deutschland: Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Transparency Deutschland hatte im Zusammenhang mit dem vor dem Bundesverfassungsgericht anhängigen Verfahren um die Offenlegung von Nebeneinkünften der Abgeordneten beim Deutschen Bundestag einen Antrag nach dem Informationsfreiheitsgesetz gestellt und um Übersendung des von Prof.
Der Widerspruch von Transparency Deutschland wurde mit Widerspruchsbescheid vom 19.1.2007 zurückgewiesen.
Einen kurzen Überblick über unterschiedliche Aspekte der korporativen Mitgliedschaft bei Transparency International Deutschland e.V. finden Sie hier.
www.transparency.de   (708 words)

  
 Transparency International Pakistan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
TI-Pakistan is a National Chapter of Transparency International, a civil society organization dedicated to curbing both international and national corruption.
Transparency International and Transparency Internatinoal Pakistan Launched EU Asia Urbs Handbook on Preventing Corruption in Public Contracting on Monday, 18th December 2006
International Workshop on Transparent Utilization of Earthquake Reconstruction Funds 7th and 8th February 2006 Draft Conclusions and Recomendations for Action
www.transparency.org.pk   (676 words)

  
 Transparency International Zambia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Transparency International Zambia (TIZ) is a member of Transparency International (TI) an international civil society movement with an exclusive focus on corruption.
"Transparency International Zambia, inspired by the need for a culture of honesty, sincerity and accountability; will endeavour to contribute to the creation of a culture of zero tolerance for corruption and uphold good governance; through research, capacity building, advocacy and coalition building."
Statement on the demise of Prof Alfred Chanda — Chapter President of Transparency International Zambia.
www.tizambia.org.zm   (94 words)

  
 Transparency and Good Governance - IRC International Water and Sanitation Centre   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
IRC is a partner in a programme that supports improved transparency and governance, and reduces corruption through elements such as: advocacy, action research and collaboration.
Transparency, honesty, and corruption have finally, after many decades, become a focus of attention in the water sector.
Discussions and meetings to share experiences are usually the initial steps to help mainstream strategies for transparency and honesty in the sector.
www.irc.nl /page/17346   (310 words)

  
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TI Australia is the Australian national chapter of Transparency International (TI), the global coalition with a presence in over 80 countries.
TI is dedicated to increasing government accountability and curbing both international and national corruption.
Transparency International Australia ABN 23 068 075 525
www.transparency.org.au   (604 words)

  
 TI-Moldova Documents
This paper is a complex study which includes both a synthesis of the most relevant studies regarding corruption’s impact on economic devel-opment at the international level, and the results of a recent research conducted by Transparency International – Moldova regarding the cor-ruption perception in different domains of the public sector in the Repub-lic of Moldova.
The access to public interest information and the transparency of decision-making are two of the most important components of an operating democracy.
Based upon the international experience and principles concerning the integrity in customs, the goal of this study is to highlight the level of corruption in customs and the existing problems that contribute to the spread of this phenomenon.
www.transparency.md /documents.htm   (1474 words)

  
 Transparency International Georgia - Press Releases   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The report concludes that internationally, while the majority of people employed in the sector perform their functions with diligence and integrity, there is evidence of bribery and fraud across the breadth of medical services, ranging from petty theft and extortion to massive distortions of health policy and funding fed by payoffs to officials.
Tbilisi, Georgia -- Transparency International (TI) Georgia commends the Georgian government for the passage of legislation addressing licenses and permits which significantly simplifies the licensing procedures and thus helps in improving the business environment.
Representatives of various embassies, international and non-governmental organizations, are invited to this ceremony.
www.transparency.ge /index.php?lang_id=ENG&sec_id=210   (739 words)

  
 Transparency International PNG (Inc.)
The Ombudsman Commission can only do so much and are currently investigating hundreds of cases, and the PNG chapter of Transparency International has four staff, and a tiny office in Port Moresby.
The launch of the Morobe sub-chapter of Transparency International in Lae is one of the most exciting things we have done this year.
Transparency International Morobe will do the same things we do, except at a provincial level - advocate for anti-corruption interventions, raise awareness about the detrimental effect of corruption on human development, and work with government to improve dialogue and accountability between citizens and the state.
www.transparencypng.org.pg /building_coalitions.html   (424 words)

  
 Transparency Report   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
This first KPMG Transparency Report should be read alongside our KPMG International Annual Report 2004 (.pdf).
This has always been the case, but the need to demonstrate our commitment is heightened by the greater scrutiny, increased regulation and enhanced expectations of the accounting industry from all our stakeholders.
No member firm has any authority to obligate or bind KPMG International or any other member firm vis-à-vis third parties, nor does KPMG International have any such authority to obligate or bind any member firm.
www.kpmg.com /About/Transparency   (261 words)

  
 Transparency International
To mark the publication of the Global Corruption Report 2005, Transparency International launched its Minimum Standards for Public Contracting, setting out a blueprint for transparent public procurement.
Global Corruption Report 2005, Transparency International launched an international initiative aimed at preventing corruption on construction projects.
They are discussion documents, and Transparency International welcomes comments to improve the individual documents, or to add further documents.
www.aia.org /intl_a_20050408_transparencyintl   (223 words)

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