Sub-subject: Transparency International (Fight against corruption). Syllabus:
Sample of the sub-subject: Transparency International
EENI wish to recognise publicly the significant efforts that Transparency Int. Is doing to fight the scourge of corruption.
Sub-Subject Description: Transparency International:
Transparence International was created in 1993 with the aim to fight against global corruption. The mission of TI is “A world free of corruption: governments, politics, business, civil society and people.” Today is present in 100 countries (local chapters).
According to Transparency International:
“Corruption is the abuse of entrusted power for private gain.”
Some of his achievements are:
Transparency International has developed an indicator based on perceptions to measure global corruption in the public sector (both administrative and political); the Corruption Perceptions Index, an essential tool for any company operating in the global market.
66% of the 176 economies ranked in the Corruption Perceptions Index of Transparency International have scored below fifty points (0 maximum level of corruption, 100 minima). Denmark, Finland, and New Zealand occupy the first place (90 points), while, Afghanistan, North Korea, and Somalia occupy the last place with eight points. Spain is in 30th place (65 points) just behind Botswana!
Transparency International achievements affect foreign trade by strengthening the legal and political framework.