Corruption Perceptions Index 2017

Rank

171 / 180

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

Score

17 / 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.

On trial for corruption: Teodoro Obiang, son of the president of Equatorial Guinea

In the first case brought by civil society in France, Teodoro Nguema Obiang Mangue, the son of the president of Equatorial Guinea, is on trial for corruption.

The legal right to fight corruption in France

A landmark case against corruption and nepotism will go to trial in France, a decade after the complaints were filed.

Biens mal acquis: Le président de TI France relaxé dans un procès en diffamation

Teodorin Obiang Nguema indicted in Bien Mal Acquis case

Mise en examen de Teodorin Obiang Nguema dans l’affaire des biens mal acquis

Biens Mal Acquis : TI France et SHERPA dénoncent des tentatives d’intimidations judiciaires

Opposing the UNESCO-Obiang International Prize for Research in the Life Sciences

Clamping down on kleptocrats

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.

Affaire des « Biens mal acquis » [1] : TI France et SHERPA annoncent le dépôt d’une nouvelle plainte avec constitution de partie civile visant à contourner un énième blocage du parquet dans ce dossier

The Arab Commission for Human Rights, Sherpa and Transparency International France file legal complaint targeting French assets of Ben Ali and Trabelsi Families

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