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04 October 2018
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Global Anti-Corruption & Integrity Forum - Save the Date: 20-21 March 2019
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State-Owned Enterprises and Corruption

This report brings a comprehensive set of facts and figures about the corruption risks facing state-owned enterprises (SOEs) and how they, and state ownership, address them. The report suggests options to help the state as an enterprise owner fight corruption and promote integrity in the SOE sector, laying the foundation for future OECD guidance on the subject.

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New Recommendation on Global Events and Local Development

The new Recommendation is the first government-backed standard for global events. Aimed at creating a level playing field between events hosts and owners it embeds integrity and transparency into the framework conditions required to realise more sustainable global events.

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See also:
OECD Blockchain Policy Forum
Trust, transparency and blockchain technology

By reframing such concepts as trust, transparency, identity and centralised authority, blockchain technology has the potential to fundamentally impact the global economic landscape. The OECD Blockchain Policy Forum was the first major international conference to take stock of the potential impacts of this technology across the full range of government activities and public priorities.

Visit the website and watch the webcast
Latin America and the Caribbean
LAC countries advance on their integrity agenda
High-Level Meeting in Lima, Peru
18-19 October 2019

Following the Lima Commitment “Democratic Governance against Corruption” of April, this meeting will provide participants with best practices across the region and worldwide in integrity and anti-corruption policies and concrete tools for implementation.

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New OECD Latin America Academy for Tax and Financial Crime Investigation

The new Academy will provide intensive capacity-building courses, targeted at tax crime investigators and other related law enforcement officials, including prosecutors, anti-money laundering and anti-corruption officials, in particular from Latin America. The first programme is scheduled in Buenos Aires in November 2018.

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Middle East and North Africa
MENA-OECD Business Integrity Network (MOBIN)

The MOBIN is a unique regional platform working to promote business integrity in the region. This year’s meeting focused on ways to develop more effective accountability mechanisms supportive of a stronger and cleaner business climate and enhance voluntary corporate compliance.
OECD supports Morocco to strengthen Integrity: The Recommendations were presented at the High-level meeting on integrity and anti-corruption (July 2018, Rabat, Morocco).
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