#Corruption

  • Article: After South African President Resigns, Country Looks to Future With Hope
    Citizenship

    After South African President Resigns, Country Looks to Future With Hope

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 15, 2018

    Jacob Zuma was a charismatic leader who always seemed to be embroiled in controversy. Read more

  • Article: Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 2, 2018

    Corruption isn’t a reason to slash aid spending to the countries who need it most. Read more

  • Article: This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill
    Citizenship

    This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 28, 2017

    At least 105 peaceful protesters have been given lengthy prison sentences in Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: After 37 Years in Power, Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe Is Stepping Down
    Citizenship

    After 37 Years in Power, Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe Is Stepping Down

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 21, 2017

    “I can’t believe he’s gone. I am so happy.” Read more

  • Article: These 2 Issues Are the Main Obstacles in the Fight to End Modern Slavery, Campaigners Say
    Citizenship

    These 2 Issues Are the Main Obstacles in the Fight to End Modern Slavery, Campaigners Say

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 15, 2017

    Global Citizen is at the Thomson Reuters Foundation Trust Conference in London. Read more

  • Article: The US Just Withdrew from a Global Anti-Corruption Pact
    Finance & Innovation

    The US Just Withdrew from a Global Anti-Corruption Pact

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 3, 2017

    The group was a watchdog for oil, gas, and mining industry corruption. Read more

  • Article: UK Aid Makes Britain, and The World, a Safer Place
    OpinionHealth

    UK Aid Makes Britain, and The World, a Safer Place

    By Paul Abernethy|Aug. 4, 2017

    Polio eradication is good for Britain just as much as it is for the countries affected. Read more

  • Article: Brazil’s President Charged With Corruption: Why That Matters for Global Citizens
    Citizenship

    Brazil’s President Charged With Corruption: Why That Matters for Global Citizens

    By Phineas Rueckert|June 27, 2017

    The link between corruption and poverty is clear. Read more