2021 OECD Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum

Mar 25th | 3:00 pm CET - 04:00 pm CET

REPLAY: #UnitedAgainstCorruption: Collective actions through fast-tracking the UNCAC

Description

This session is organised by the UNODC, Knowledge Partner of the virtual 2021 OECD Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum - please scroll down for the recording. The panel discussion will showcase anti-corruption efforts undertaken by civil society organizations (CSOs) in response to, or during, the Covid-19 pandemic. The Civil Society Unit at UNODC, through the support of the UK Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office project “Fast-tracking UN Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) Implementation”, have provided grants to CSOs on the ground, supporting specific efforts to combat corruption, improve transparency, and monitor integrity in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. This session will highlight the experiences made by the CSOs from Eastern Africa, Latin America and Southeast Asia in that project and beyond that have been supported by UNODC. It will also hear inputs from a UNODC expert on the latest anti-corruption measures being taken during Covid-19 by Member States with UNODC support. Co-Moderators / Opening Remarks Ms. Catherine Rylance, Global Head, Anti-Corruption at Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office Mr. Anders Frantzen, Civil Society Unit, UNODC Panel discussion Ms. Kari Ann Rotkin, Corruption and Economic Crime Branch, UNODC (tbc) Ms. Karol Ilagan, Director of Editorial Desk, Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism Mr. Eduardo Bohorquez, Executive Director, Transparencia Mexicana Ms. Caroline Owashaba, Team Leader, Action for Youth Development Uganda (ACOYDE) Mr. Fabiano Angelico, Researcher at Sao Paulo School of Business FGB EAESP and World Bank consultant on anti-corruption Mr. Mohammad Mohan, Executive Director, Transparency International Malaysia