Canada is among the world’s top ten countries when judicial independence and freedom of the press are concerned. However, transparency in the sensitive area of development cooperation abroad leaves much to be desired. Recent scandals have shown that Canada is not immune to government favoritism and its public should not take for granted the political will of enforcing international anti-bribery conventions.
➜ See Canada on Index of Public Integrity
Selected trends from the Public Integrity Index
Trends in Judicial Independence, Administrative Burden, Freedom of the Press over the past 13 years