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    What’s wrong with Canada: Are we taking anti-corruption seriously enough?

    About this webinar

    In the 2019 Transparency International Corruption Perceptions Index, Canada slipped out of the coveted top 10 list of least corrupt countries, falling a dramatic five places to number 12. For some Canadians, this was a surprise. For others, this drop was a long time coming. In 2019, Canada’s anti-corruption problems were brought to the fore by investigations into ‘snow washing’, and the so-called ‘Vancouver Model’ of money-laundering.  Also making the headlines was low enforcement of the Corruption of Foreign Public Officials Act (CFPOA) in relation to the SNC-Lavalin scandal. All of this leads to the question: Is Canada, which flaunts its clean reputation as a rule of law-based country, taking anti-corruption seriously enough? In a week-long series of webinars, TI Canada will explore this question from multiple perspectives, and discover what we can even learn from peer countries. Agenda:
    • October 26 12-1:30pm EST – How are we doing overall?
    • October 27 12-1:30pm EST – Are our institutions doing enough?
    • October 28 12-1:30pm EST – What other tools do we need in the CFPOA and domestic toolbox?
    • October 29 12-1:30pm EST – Examples from overseas: How to address the problem
    • October 30 12-1:30pm EST – Wrap Up – So what is wrong with us?

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    Date

    Jun 12 2021

    Time

    12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

    Cost

    Free

    Organizer

    Transparency International Canada
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