Harnessing the power of communities against corruption
Ignorance, apathy and disempowerment are recurring drivers of impunity. Social accountability, on its part, aims to empower citizens with information and provide effective channels through which to exercise agency.
Authored by Claudia Baez Camargo, Head of Governance Research, this publication guides practitioners towards localising anti-corruption interventions that invite citizen participation in order to make them more effective.
Working Paper 31: Applying the Swiss Anti-Money Laundering Act to gold refineries
Switzerland is the world leader in gold refining. Of the roughly 2,200–3,100 tonnes of raw gold…