How to identify a case of corruption?

Corruption, in each and any of its forms, is harmful and unjust. And whilst it is mainly associated with public policy, it is a problem that can arise from within both private and public organizations, almost always affecting civil society. Therefore, to prevent it...

What is impunity?

According to the Inter-American Court of Human Rights, impunity can be understood as being: ‘the lack of investigation, persecution, capture, trial and conviction of those responsible for violations or crimes; regardless of whether the actors are agents of public...

What is corruption?

Although there is no single definition of the word ‘corruption’, at the Anti-Corruption Institute we define it as ‘the act of taking advantage of the position of authority held by a person or group of people for the undue benefit for themselves or a third party’. This...