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International Anti-Corruption Conference 2022: Uprooting corruption, defending democratic values

Washington, D.C., US 6-10 December 2022

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We have one vision, a world free of corruption

Our global movement works in over 100 countries to end the injustice of corruption by promoting transparency, accountability and integrity.

What is corruption?

We define corruption as the abuse of entrusted power for private gain.

Research

To end corruption we must first understand it. That’s why we look at what causes corruption and what works against it.

Advocacy

To end corruption, we advocate for power to be held accountable. Everywhere.

Latest news & analyses

Illustration of money flows from a low-income country with high levels of corruption to an advanced economy

CPI 2021: Trouble at the top

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The 2021 CPI shows that top-scoring countries’ complacency has been detrimental not only to global anti-corruption efforts but also to their own affairs.

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CPI 2021: Highlights and insights

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There is an urgent need to accelerate the fight against corruption if we are to halt human rights abuses and democratic decline across the globe.

What we have done so far

250,000+
People helped to report corruption worldwide through our Advocacy and Legal Advice Centres (ALACs).
140
Countries signed the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC) that we helped establish.
8,000+
Companies worldwide committed to stop corruption as a result of our corporate sustainability initiative.
150+
World leaders listened to our call and included corruption in Sustainable Development Goal 16.