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Big Data with Local Impact: Using Open Data to Improve Public Procurement

The DIGIWHIST Project Team is pleased to invite you to the Final Project Conference Big Data with Local Impact: Using Open Data to Improve Public Procurement hosted by Benedek Jávor, MEP Date: 29 January 2018, 13:00-17.30 Venue: European Parliament, ASP5E1 (Altiero Spinelli building), Brussels Are you interested in how big data can be used to support government performance […]

The return of civic activism. How a new generation of civil society activists answer democratic challenges

Civil society organisations promoting open society enjoyed enormous expansion in the developing and post-Communist worlds of the 1990s. Today, they face serious contestation from groups with different values and states that fear their legitimacy and want to control them, as well as persistent underfunding. What new actions are civil society groups taking, how are governments […]

The international anticorruption regime after Donald Trump

Over the past 20 years, anticorruption has made its mark on the international agenda. International legal norms and the international development agenda have both taken up anticorruption as a key issue. But, how do these norms change in a time where many Western governments seem to have their own problems with conflicts of interest and […]

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2017 OECD Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum

The OECD Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum has become one of the leading public fora on integrity and anti-corruption worldwide, bringing together relevant policy communities as well as the private sector, civil society organisations and academia. The Forum distinguishes itself by being  global, multidisciplinary and innovative. The OECD recently published a call for papers, inviting […]

Containing Corruption: final ANTICORRP results dedicated conference

What factors promote or hinder the development of effective anticorruption policies and impartial government institutions? The ANTICORRP project and the Quality of Government (QoG) institute cordially invites you to attend a conference presenting some of the main results of a large scale interdisciplinary research consortium funded by the European Commission. The conference counts among its […]

OGP Annual Summit

France will host its fourth OGP Global Summit 2016 in Paris from December 7 to December 9. The Partnership gathers today 70 member countries and hundreds of civil society organizations that promote transparency, citizen participation and democratic innovation. The OGP summit will involve 3000 representatives from 70 countries: Heads of State and governments, ministers, public […]

17th International Anti-Corruption Conference

The International Anti-Corruption Conference is the world’s premier global forum for bringing together heads of state, civil society, the private sector and more to tackle the increasingly sophisticated challenges posed by corruption. The IACC takes place every two years in a different region of the world, and hosts from 800 to 2000 participants from over […]

Bundestag Southeastern Europe Discussion Groupe

Alina Mungiu-Pippidi gave a presentation at the Southeastern Europe discussion group at the German Parliament. She presented the latest research on corruption and anti-corruption in the region and gave many example of successful and unsuccessful anti-corruption policies. The discussion group was organised by Josip Juratovic, MdB, a member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD), […]

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