Corruption Perceptions Index 2019

Rank

96 / 180

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

Score

37 / 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.

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Why don’t the victims of bribery share in the record-breaking Airbus settlement?

Last Friday, French, UK and US authorities announced that Airbus would pay record penalties for foreign bribery. Notably absent in the agreements are any plans to share the penalty payment with the countries where the company was paying bribes.

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Best practices in business integrity support provided by investment promotion agencies

Una de cada cinco personas en América Latina y el Caribe sufre situaciones de extorsión sexual o conoce a alguien que las ha sufrido, según indica encuesta

One in five people in Latin America and the Caribbean experiences sexual extortion, or knows someone who has, survey says

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Anti-corruption and transparency provisions in trade agreements

Political integrity lacking in Latin America and the Caribbean, especially around elections

The Global Corruption Barometer - Latin America and the Caribbean reveals a worrying lack of political integrity, especially around electoral processes.

Transparencia Internacional presentará nuevo estudio sobre corrupción en Latinoamérica y el Caribe

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Colombia: Overview of corruption and anti-corruption

Media advisory: New survey on corruption in Latin America and the Caribbean launched on 23 September

Transparency International Brazil and JOTA present previously unreleased data and documents from Odebrecht investigations in Latin America

Americas: el debilitamiento de la democracia y el auge del populismo

Con una puntuación media de 44 sobre 100 durante tres años consecutivos en el Índice de Percepción de la Corrupción (IPC), las Américas continúa sin lograr avances significativos en la lucha contra la corrupción.

Americas: weakening democracy and rise in populism hinder anti-corruption efforts

With an average score of 44 for three consecutive years, the Americas region continues to fail in making any serious inroads against corruption. The number of poor performing countries in the Americas region should come as no surprise given the challenges to the democratic systems and diminishing political rights across North, South and Central America by populist and authoritarian leaders.

No hay cambios en las percepciones pese a los avances en América

En los últimos años, América Latina y el Caribe lograron adelantos significativos en la lucha contra la corrupción. En muchos países de la región existen ahora leyes y mecanismos para contrarrestar este fenómeno, las investigaciones legales están avanzando y los movimientos ciudadanos anticorrupción han incrementado. Sin embargo, de acuerdo con el Índice de Percepción de la Corrupción (IPC) 2017, la región continúa con bajos puntajes.

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