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Dec
2019

What people think: corruption in the Middle East & North Africa

Momentum has been building against corruption for years in the Middle East and North Africa. From Lebanon and Sudan, where millions of people took to ...

11
Dec
2019

Wasta: How personal connections are denying citizens opportunities and basic services

In many Arab countries the use of personal connections, or “wasta” in Arabic, is a common practice and a social norm. People use their family or ...

True stories

Thousands speak out

When we held a mobile advice centre in India, we expected a few hundred people. By the end of the day, the total was in the thousands. Among them was ...Read the story

Corruption derailed

When a new city mayor took office in 2010, he contacted the team to ask for their help in rooting out corruption in the transport office.Read the story



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