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Hate Speech Consultation And Social Cohesion Survey

Tuesday, 13 July 2021, 11:03 am | Transparency International

Hate speech consultation The Ministry of Justice is consulting on proposed Hate Speech legislative controls with submissions due 6 August 2021. Their discussion document is here . There is likely to be a diversity of views, we would aim to represent ... More >>

Lessons learned from the Saudi sheep saga

Friday, 4 November 2016, 11:47 am | Transparency International

The Auditor-General's report on the Government's Saudi Sheep Contract provides the basis for a wider public debate about corruption and bribery. The report shows the need for detailed analysis about what happened and how to avoid similar re-occurrences. More >>

Progress in bringing more open government welcomed

Friday, 21 October 2016, 12:31 pm | Transparency International

Yesterday State Services Minister Paula Bennett announced New Zealand's second Open Government Partnership (OGP) National Action Plan for 2016-18 (NAP). More >>

Corruption Free? - NZ drops again

Wednesday, 27 January 2016, 5:06 pm | Transparency International

New Zealand has fallen to fourth place in the Transparency International Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI). This is its second consecutive drop in a survey it has previously topped 7 times because of the corruption-free reputation of its public sector. More >>

UK PM Commonwealth anti-corruption efforts welcomed

Monday, 30 November 2015, 11:47 am | Transparency International

The Prime Minister yesterday urged Commonwealth countries to lead the fight against corruption, bringing together 10 countries to counter “one of the greatest enemies of our time”. He said that the 10 states discussed how, together, they can track ... More >>

New Zealand OGP Draft Self-Assessment Report now available

Monday, 12 October 2015, 5:18 pm | Transparency International

The state services commission has produced a draft OGP self-assessment report for review. They are accepting comments until 16 October. View and comment on their website . More >>

New Zealand Business at Risk From Bribery and Corruption

Friday, 27 March 2015, 2:17 pm | Transparency International

Deloitte's 2015 Bribery and Corruption survey is a wake up call for NZ businesses operating here and overseas as they are at risk of being caught up with bribery and corruption scandals. More >>

World: Cricket needs comprehensive governance reforms

Wednesday, 29 January 2014, 6:25 pm | Transparency International

27 January 2014 - Transparency International (TI) chapters from nine cricket-playing countries, including Australia, India and United Kingdom, express serious concern at proposed reform of the International Cricket Council (ICC) and call on the ICC ... More >>

New Zealand Tops Latest Global Anti-Corruption Index

Thursday, 1 December 2011, 1:15 pm | Transparency International

Transparency International today released its annual Global Corruption Perceptions Index. The Index, compiled by the Transparency International Secretariat in Berlin, shows that New Zealand is perceived as the least corrupt country internationally. ... More >>

People see corruption worse but ready to get involved

Friday, 10 December 2010, 11:23 am | Transparency International

Corruption has increased over the last three years, say six out of 10 people around the world, and one in four people report paying bribes in the last year. More >>

Corruption and the international financial system

Wednesday, 18 November 2009, 3:53 pm | Transparency International

How do corrupt or undemocratic regimes use the international financial system to support the exploitation of their state's assets in order to enrich themselves? More >>

Corruption threatens global economic recovery

Wednesday, 18 November 2009, 3:48 pm | Transparency International

As the world economy begins to register a tentative recovery and some nations continue to wrestle with ongoing conflict and insecurity, it is clear that no region of the world is immune to the perils of corruption, according to Transparency International’s ... More >>