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The effects of corruption are profound, impacting the lives of both UK and global citizens. This is why we believe we must play our part in tackling this issue and in ensuring that the UK is not complicit in corruption.
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APPG members today debated international corruption during a Westminster Hall debate secured by Co-Chair Catherine McKinnell MP.
MPs including Anas Sarwar, Mark Durkan and Tessa Munt all contributed to the discussions which focused on the role of UK policy facilitating corruption in developing countries.
Members highlighted the impact of shell companies…
To mark UN International Anti-Corruption Day today, APPG Co-Chairs Anas Sarwar MP and Catherine McKinnell MP have published a blog on what the UK can do to end global corruption. Read the full article here.
The APPG held its AGM last week, with guest speaker DCI Jonathan Benton, Head of the Proceeds of Corruption Unit in the Met Police.
For a full report of the event, click here.
The APPG Anti-Corruption held it’s annual general meeting yesterday and elected four new officers as follows:
- Tessa Munt, Liberal Democrat MP for Wells – Vice-President
- Naomi Long, Alliance MP for Belfast East – Vice-President
- Sir Malcolm Bruce, Liberal Democrat MP for Gordon – Vice-President
- Mark Durkan, Social Democratic & Labour Party MP for…
The Global Organisation of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) has awarded the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Anti-Corruption (the UK national chapter of GOPAC) a grant of $8,674. The money will cover a short-fall in the APPG’s staffing costs over the next 12 months.
The Memorandum of Understanding between GOPAC and the…