11th August 2016
Poverty and corruption are two sides of the same coin, and in this case, Upper Egypt is the coin. As the poverty rate rises, the majority of the poor reside in Assiut and Sohag. While this devastating situation has existed in parts of Egypt for decades, more cities in Upper… Read More
11th August 2016
A United Nations agency said on Thursday it would help Iraq to tackle endemic graft that is eroding its economy and institutions as Baghdad struggles to defeat Islamic State militants. The U.N. Development Program will recruit international investigators to mentor and train Iraqi government auditors tasked with corruption investigations, it… Read More
9th August 2016
Exposing Graft Cost Official His Job, Led to Charges Read More
13th July 2016
Please be advised that the United Nations Security Council has deleted one individual from the list of persons associated with ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida maintained under United Nations Security Council Resolution 1267.  All persons on the list are subject to restrictive measures which include targeted financial sanctions  … Read More
28th June 2016
A US prosecutor said on Monday that Chinese officials were involved in developing a United Nations-focused news outlet that was used to funnel bribes from a Macau billionaire to a former UN General Assembly president who died last week. Assistant US Attorney Daniel Richenthal made that claim at… Read More
6th May 2016
The UN Security Council's sanctions committee has sought information from member states about individuals involved in supplying funds to terror groups like al-Qaeda or ISIS to blacklist them, saying freezing of assets are one area the "sanctions can really bite". Read More
30th March 2016
A United Nations task force recommended in a report on Tuesday new ethical rules and financial disclosures for the office of the presidency of the U.N. General Assembly after a bribery scandal involving a former assembly head. Read More