Corruption Perceptions Index 2016


156 / 176

A country's rank indicates its position relative to the other countries in the index. Learn more.


21 / 100

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.

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From resource-rich West Africans nations, to the mining giants of the Pacific and North America, every time a government signs a deal to allow mining of its natural resources there are corruption risks – no matter where that country is.

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Overview of corruption and anti-corruption in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

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President Obiang is one of three African leaders whose assets in France are under investigation, the result of years of activism and a landmark legal decision allowing Transparency International France and Sherpa to start judicial proceedings, a precedent that could be replicated all over the world.

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Overview of corruption and anti-corruption in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)

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Panorama de la corruption et de la lutte anti-corruption en République démocratique du Congo (RDC)

UN should support ICC investigations into links between corrupt business and war crimes in DRC

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Ligue Congolaise de Lutte contre la Corruption (LICOCO)

Immeuble Lome, 2ème Etage, Quartier 4,
Commune de Ndjili-Kinshasa
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Place Sainte Thérèse, en Face de la Station Fina,
Ndjili-Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo

T: +243 99 0122 314 / +243 81 175 37 77

Mr. Ernest Mpararo

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