Open letter: anti-corruption and transparency priority areas for the Bahamas

Issued by Transparency International Secretariat



Transparency International, the leading global civil society organisation fighting corruption around the world, and its national contact in the Bahamas, Citizens for a Better Bahamas, sent an open letter to Prime Minister Hubert Minnis on the occasion of his election. The letter commended the government's commitment to good governance and recommended priority areas where reforms in the country are necessary.

Please click here to read the full letter.


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