Category Archives: Civil Society

A very weak mobilization against corruption in the Democratic Republic of Congo

A very weak mobilization against corruption in the Democratic Republic of Congo

In Democratic Republic of the Congo, the corruption has not yet received the full attention of the country’s authorities, despite the fact that the country is ranked 147th out of 168 in the latest Transparency International’s Global Corruption Perception Index. Misappropriation of revenues in the mining and telecommunication sectors, tax evasion and money laundering is the most serious evil affecting the country’s ranking. Up to US $15 billion are estimated to be losted in the Democratic Republic of the

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The Anti-Corruption Research Center is determined to increase the positive impact of civil society organisations in development, from the grassroots to policy-making.

The Anti-Corruption Research Center is determined to increase the positive impact of civil society organisations in development, from the grassroots to policy-making.

On May 13, 2017, a total of 40 persons from 23 grassroots organisations in Uvira were trained in anti-corruption strategies and provided with social accountability approach and tools such as the Community Integrity Building, DevelopmentCheck Online platform and Health and Education Assessment tools. The participants were encouraged to adapt the tools to fit their settings and situations as all them indicated that they didn’t have anything to use regarding the collection of beneficiary findings. We hope to

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