Podesta Group Linked to Saudis Arrested For Corruption
New documents expose close ties between the Podesta Group and high-ranking Saudi officials recently arrested on corruption charges this past weekend. One America's Kristian Rouz has more on the deals ...
Saudi Crackdown Targets Up to $800 Billion in Assets - WSJ
The Saudi government is aiming to confiscate cash and other assets worth as much as $800 billion in its broadening crackdown on alleged corruption among the kingdom’s elite, according to people famili...
Trump praises bin Salman's political purge
US President Donald Trump voiced support for the action by Saudi's leaders tweeting: I have great confidence in King Salman and the Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia, they know exactly what they are doing....
Saudi Arabia arrests 11 princes and dozens of former ministers on corruption charges
Saudi Arabia's new anti-corruption committee dismissed a number of senior ministers, and at least 11 princes and dozens of former ministers have been arrested on corruption charges as part a series of...
Holder: Snowden Did "Public Service," But Should Still Stand Trial
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said in a podcast Edward Snowden should have to face consequences for his actions, including prison time...
Accountability
In ethics and governance, accountability is answerability, blameworthiness, liability, and the expectation of account-giving. As an aspect of governance, it has been central to discussions related to ...
Transparency (behavior)
Transparency, is the used science, engineering, business, the humanities and in a social context more generally, implies openness, communication, and accountability. Transparency is operating in such...
Holder: Snowden Did "Public Service," But Should Still Stand Trial
Former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said in a podcast Edward Snowden should have to face consequences for his actions, including prison time...
Tied aid
Tied aid is foreign aid that must be spent in the country providing the aid (the donor country) or in a group of selected countries. A developed country will provide a bilateral loan or grant to a dev...
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Michela Wrong
Michela Wrong (born 1961) is a British journalist and author who spent six years as a foreign correspondent covering events across the African continent for Reuters, the BBC, and the Financial Times. ...
Law and Justice
Law and Justice (Polish:  Prawo i Sprawiedliwość ), abbreviated to PiS, is a conservative political party in Poland. With 138 seats in the Sejm and 30 in the Senate, it is currently the sec...
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Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf
The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf commonly known as PTI (Urdu: پاکستان تحريک انصاف‎; Pakistan Movement for Justice) is a centrist, welfarist, nationalist, and communitarian political party in Pak...
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Platform for Transparency
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The Ridenhour Prizes
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Public Affairs (political party)
Public Affairs (Czech: Věci veřejné, VV, nicknamed véčkaři) is a conservative-liberal political party in the Czech Republic. Its main platform is transparency and opposing political corruption It ...
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Vineet Narain
Vineet Narain (born 1956) is a prominent Indian journalist, anti-corruption activist and conservator of heritage. His exposure of the 1990s Jain Hawala scandal led him to use a public interest petitio...
Edward Snowden
Edward Joseph "Ed" Snowden (born June 21, 1983) is an American computer professional who leaked classified information from the National Security Agency (NSA) to the mainstream media, starting in June...
Good governance
Good governance is an indeterminate term used in international development literature to describe how public institutions conduct public affairs and manage public resources. Governance is "the process...