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  • Did corruption harm electoral results for the European Parliament?

    Did corruption harm electoral results for the European Parliament?

    There is evidence that the institutional corruption of the Qatar Gate (as the entire sub-committee of human rights has been exposed to favors and the outcome changed, this is institutional corruption by Harvard ethics standards) seriously subverted trust in the European parliament and might have influenced results of the EP elections. Recent evidence had already…

  • The rise of crowdfunded corruption indicators: the T-index 2023 and beyond

    The rise of crowdfunded corruption indicators: the T-index 2023 and beyond

    In 2021, the European Research Centre for Anti-Corruption and State-Building (ERCAS) conducted the first direct measurement of state transparency by introducing 20 objective indicators – 14 de facto, 6 de jure – each of which can be traced back to its original source with a single click on the website. ERCAS initially assessed the level…

  • International Anti-Corruption Conference #IACC2024

    International Anti-Corruption Conference #IACC2024

    The 21st IACC, to take place in Vilnius, Lithuania in June 2024 calls all who fight for integrity and those who defend it, from all regions of the world, from the public and private sectors, civil society, media, academia and from younger generations to come together to define the necessary actions to counter the growth of the…