World Anti-Corruption Day

Happy International Anti-Corruption Day!

Kofi Annan said in 2013 on the 20th international Transparency’s anniversary: “If Corruption is a disease transparency is an essential part of its treatment”.

When World anti-corruption day is celebrated?

Each year on the 9th of December internationally anti-corruption day is celebrated. Today 9th of December 2020 and the international world is going to celebrate anti-corruption day.

What is the theme of the 2020 World anti-corruption day?

“United Against Corruption” is the theme for 2020 world anti-corruption day. The main focus of the theme is “corruption” as it is one of the obstacles to the achievement of Sustainable Development Goals. The agenda of 2030 is supported by 2020, and more youth components are targeted by the campaign.

It is said by Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj “I see corruption as a mortal enemy for young democracy”.

What is an anti-corruption?

Activities which are opposing or inhibit corruption are comprised of anti-corruption. The strategy for the scope of efforts in order of anti-corruption, just as many forms are taken place by anti-corruption. Sometimes a general distinction between preventive and reactive measures is drawn.

What is corruption in your point of view?

A form of dishonesty and any criminal offense is referred to as corruption which is undertaken by any person or organization commended with a position of authority for obtaining an unlawful benefit or abuse of power for the private gain of one’s who involved in that activity by the other.

What is the work of the Anti-corruption Bureau?

Anti-corruption of Bureau is the name of the organization which investigates and inquire under the anti-corruption Act 1957. From society, it will possible to prevent and check the corruption from the culture.

In the roundtable in 2018 at Abuja on anticorruption with Transparency International Nigeria Oby Ezekwesili said “Anyone who wants to tackle corruption must be willing to go all the way. There are no shortcuts.

What is anti-corruption education?

In many countries, corruption is one of the most serious issues nowadays. With the education about ant-corruption, it is expected to give awareness and change to all the younger generation so, they would be able to understand and realize the importance of having the oddity of anti-corruption.

What are the harmful effects of corruption?

Here are some of the corruption effects:

Undermining of sustainable development goals, inefficiency, and economic loss, inequality, poverty, pressure and inconvenience, personal loss, failures of infrastructure, exemption, and partial justice.

Why is it important to know about corruption?

It is estimated by the global world economic forum that the corruption cost is about US 2.6 trillion dollars a year. The corruption’s impact is excessively affecting the most vulnerable people in society. Investment weakens economic growth and undermines the rule of law is deters by widespread corruption.

What are the two types of corruption?

Supply versus demand corruption, impressive versus minor corruption, conservative versus unusual corruption, and community versus secluded corruption are the most common type of corruption.

The truth will always be our shield against corruption is said Oprah Winfrey in 2018 at the graduating ceremony at the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School for communication and Journalism.

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