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China and global integrity-building: Challenges and prospects for engagement
China’s involvement in corruption and governance issues on a global scale is multifaceted. Challenges for Western donors coexist with opportunities for constructive engagement.
10 July 2019
Addressing the “seven deadly thins” – weak spots where corruption can fester
The origins of anti-corruption in DFID
26 March 2020
Corruption in the health sector: current strategies and recommendations for donors
Learn to develop long-term, strategic approaches to safeguard donor interventions in the health sector from corruption
5 July 2020
Are donors mad? Reassessing performance in anti-corruption
Donors need to recognise the internal contradictions of their own practices, the political dimensions of corruption, and the need to coordinate better.
30 January 2021
Adaptive approaches to anti-corruption (Part 2)
Adaptive approaches involve new ways of planning, designing, learning, and acting.
22 May 2020
Twenty years with anti-corruption: reflections on reflections
Donors and government agencies are failing to achieve the successes promised at the start of the fight against corruption.
16 September 2020
How development aid agencies can use the ISO 37001 standard
ISO 37001 is a universal standard designed to help organisations manage and prevent bribery risks. It presents interesting — but contradictory — features for development aid agencies to limit…
3 September 2021
UNCAC’s unrecognised value – international debate on corruption transformed
UNCAC arguably transformed the debate on corruption beyond recognition. It needs to be celebrated for changing how people approached corruption.
5 April 2020
Corruption’s development implications – from wallpaper to worry. The origins of anti-corruption in DFID
A historical account of how and why donors went from ignoring corruption before the 1990s, to embracing it as a development challenge.
18 March 2020
After DFID: does anti-corruption have a future under FCDO?
Many are worried the UK's new FCDO will relegate development assistance to just another tool for pursuing national interests.
30 September 2020