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Corruption Perceptions Index 2016

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120 / 176

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31 / 100

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A country or territory’s score indicates the perceived level of public sector corruption on a scale of 0 (highly corrupt) to 100 (very clean). Learn more.

New leads in Odebrecht case must be followed up in 11 countries after settlement

Brazilian journalists win investigative journalism award for probe on diversion of public funds

Periodistas brasileños ganan premio de periodismo de investigación por descubrir desvío de fondos públicos

Broadcasting truth: investigative journalism in Latin America

On 3 September Transparency International and the Instituto Prensa y Sociedad (Press and Society Institute, IPYS) named four Brazilian journalists as the winners of this year’s Latin American Investigative Journalism Award for their exposé on the diversion of public funds. The ceremony took place in Ecuador at the Latin American Investigative Journalism Conference (COLPIN), which brought together journalists from across the region to discuss how to best investigate corruption and bring it to light.

Retransmitir la verdad: periodismo de investigación an Latin America

El 3 de Septiembre Transparency International y el Instituto Prensa y Sociedad anunciarán a los ganadores del Premio Latinoamericano de Periodismo de Investigación. La ceremonia tendrá lugar en Ecuador durante la Tercera Conferencia Latinoamericana de Periodismo de Investigación (COLPIN) que reúne a periodistas de la región para discutir sobre las mejores técnias para investigar.

Abierta la edición 2010 del Premio Latinoamericano de Periodismo de Investigación

Latin American Investigative Journalism Awards call for submissions opens

Lagging anti-corruption progress challenges OAS as Secretary General assumes new mandate

La falta de avances contra la corrupción sigue retando a la OEA ante el nuevo período del Secretario

Nuevo informe: Herramientas de Medición de Corrupción y Gobernabilidad en América Latina

New Report: Corruption and Governance Measurement Tools in Latin American Countries

Crisis in Ecuador

En su paso por Londres, Valeria Merino-Dirani habló sobre la situación por la que está pasando el Ecuador donde, en diciembre pasado, el Congreso destituyó a 27 de los 31 miembros de la Corte Suprema de Justicia. Esta y otras medidas inconstitucionales llevadas adelante por el Gobierno han causado gran revuelo interno y Merino-Dirani ha llevado los reclamos de la ciudadanía a un plano internacional.

Ecuador faces institutional crisis

The current constitutional crisis in Ecuador finds its origins in actions taken by the Ecuadorian Congress in early December 2004. At that time, the Ecuadorian Congress violated the principle of judicial independence by purging nearly all of the Supreme Court justices.

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