Corruption Perceptions Index 2018

Rank

51 / 180

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

Score

54 / 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.

Western Europe and EU: stagnating anti-corruption efforts and weakening democratic institutions

With an average regional score of 66 out of 100, Western Europe and the EU are doing far better than other parts of the globe. However, for a region that prides itself on some of the most robust integrity systems in the world, the patchwork of partially overlapping national and EU-level integrity systems presents its own problems and still has a long way to go to tackle corruption effectively.

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​ The UN Convention Against Corruption as a Legal Basis for Extradition

European Commission sees corruption risks but needs to get tougher on golden visas

Daphne Caruana Galizia y Ana Garrido Ramos ganan el Premio Anticorrupción 2018

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Overview of countries’ supreme audit institutions with surcharging powers

Daphne Caruana Galizia and Ana Garrido Ramos winners of 2018 Anti-Corruption Award

Anti-Corruption Award shortlist announced

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Malta: Overview of Corruption and Anti-Corruption

Объявлен шорт-лист номинантов на премию за борьбу с коррупцией

Se anuncian los finalistas para el Premio Anticorrupción

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EU member states in race to the bottom to sell Golden Visas to the super-rich

Media Advisory: Report on ‘Golden Visas’ corruption risks to EU published 10 October

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