ANTICORRP Event Archive (75 events)
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It is Necessary to Know Corruption to Fight it. A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Study of Corruption
March 9th 2017 UNIPG and SNS together with ANAC (National Anticorruption Authority) organize a seminar in Rome “It is Necessary to Know Corruption to Fight it. A Multidisciplinary Approach to the Study of Corruption” during which findings from ANTICORRP project will be discussed.
February 27th 2017 UNIPG organizes in Perugia a seminar titled “How difficult is to measure corruption?” to present some of the findings from WP6.
Ten years after the accession of Bulgaria and Romania to the EU, the challenge of corruption continues to define the two countries` status within the Union. The Round Table will look at the dynamics and evolution of EU funding, provided to the two countries in pursue of greater anticorruption progress and good governance reforms. What […]
On Wednesday, 22 February, 1-2pm, the FP7 ANTICORRP team at UCL is celebrating the launch of the special issue on “Innovations in Corruption Studies” in the Slavonic and East European Review. The special issue emerges from the research by University College London, School of Slavonic and East European Studies – a major partner in the FP7 […]
What factors promote or hinder the development of effective anticorruption policies and impartial government institutions? The ANTICORRP project and the Quality of Government (QoG) institute cordially invites you to attend a conference presenting some of the main results of a large scale interdisciplinary research consortium funded by the European Commission. The conference counts among its […]
Prof. Alina Mungiu-Pippidi will give a keynote talk at the civil society morning of the Open Government Partnership Global Summit in Paris. The OGP summit will involve 3000 representatives from 70 countries: Heads of State and governments, ministers, public servants, members of parliament, local authorities, civil society representatives, start-ups and digital innovators, civic techs, developers, […]
The 17th IACC will take place from the 1st-4th December 2016 in Panama City, Panama. It will be hosted by the Panamanian Government represented by the Autoridad Nacional de Transparencia y Acceso a la Informacion (the Panamanian National Authority of Transparency and Access to Information) and organised by the IACC Council and Transparency International, with […]
Presentation of the Findings of the ANTICORRP Research Project in Athens, Greece. Pleaes find the programme attached.
The International Centre for Collective Action (ICCA) at the Basel Institute on Governance will hold a conference on “Collective Action: Evidence, Experience and Impact” on 20 – 21 October 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. Further information including registration details, conference agenda and logistical information will be provided shortly here on the B20 Collective Action Hub; alternatively, […]
The ECPR General Conference 2016 will take place 7-10 September 2016. The ECPR’s General Conference is the largest political science event in Europe, bringing some 2,000 political scientists together every autumn. The 2016 Conference will be held at Charles University, Prague, in the Czech Republic; the oldest institution of higher learning in Central Europe. The academic programme […]
Join us in Philadelphia for the 112th APSA Annual Meeting to address the latest scholarship in political science while exploring the 2016 theme, “Great Transformations: Political Science and the Big Questions of Our Time.” APSA and the 2016 Program Chairs Kimberly Morgan, The George Washington University, and Deborah Schildkraut, Tufts University, look forward to your […]
The 2016 IPSA World Congress will be a timely occasion on which to refocus the attention of political scientists on issues of redistribution and recognition in all their complexity. These are issues confronted by political actors all over the world and to which political science can bring important insights. It is an opportunity to once […]
Several members of the ANTICORRP consortium will participate in a workshop on issues of gender and corruption, organised at the University of Gothenburg. The aim of this workshop is to bring together internationally recognized scholars for a two-day conference that will lead to the publication of an edited volume. The conference will be organized around […]
The School of Communication and Media, jointly with the Slovak Section of Association of European Journalists, is organising a seminar at which they will present results of its research activities related to media coverage of corruption and corrupt practices in the media and among journalists. The seminar, which is funded by the EU FP7 ANTICORRP project, […]
On 19 May 2016 the German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) organises a panel discussion on How to Foster Good Governance and Anti-Corruption in European Development Aid. The event presents research result of ANTICORRP Work Package 8, which analyses the impact of EU conditionality and EU aid on good governance in new EU […]
The conference features Principal Investigators and Project Managers from the V-Dem Institute and the ANTICORRP project and counts amongst its speakers leading scholars on democratization, democracy, good government and corruption from universities across continents such as University of Notre Dame, Boston University, Lund University, University of Gothenburg, Emory University, University of Florida, the Pontifical Catholic […]
Roundtable Discussion: Anti-Corruption Policies Revisited, from the Greek Crisis to the Panama Papers
Recording from Athens, 9 May 2016, 14:10 – 15:30. Corruption has by now been recognised as a major policy problem across the world. Governments across the European continent, from Greece to Iceland, are trying to address the issue with different approaches. The recent publication of the Panama Papers again highlighted the varying success of these […]
Monika Bauhr will speak at the Public Opinion and Foreign Aid Conference 2016 at Essex University.
Recent years have shown an increase in policymakers’ investment in anti-corruption, culminating with the European Commission’s Anti-corruption Report, the G7 discussion and PM David Cameron’s dedicated summit later this year. Despite these efforts, a recent OECD report acknowledges that we have no current country case to point to as a successful example of the international […]
Policy & Dissemination Conference The Conference will present results of ANTICORRP Work Package 9. Preliminary Programme: 9:30-9:45 Welcome (Caterina Chinnici, MEP) Introduction about ANTICORRP (Alberto Vannucci, Unipi) 9:45-10:15 Research line 1: Political Corruption and Organised Crime in Europe I. Political corruption and Organised Crime in Europe (Alberto Vannucci, Unipi) II. Policy implications and recommendations (Salvatore […]
FIGHTING THE HIDDEN TARIFF: GLOBAL TRADE WITHOUT CORRUPTION 19-20 April 2016, OECD Conference Centre, Paris Developing a long-term vision for clean trade Preventing corruption in customs Protecting your supply chain Improving your business in Asia Countering illicit trade International trade is a motor of the global economy and represents increasingly large volumes of exchanged goods, services, […]
Hacettepe University, together with Transparency International (TI) Turkey , is hosting a one day conference on governance institutions in Turkey. Keynote speakers include Hansjörg Haber, Ambassdor of the European Union to Turkey and Drago Kos, Chair of the OECD Working Group on Briber. At the event TI Turkey will launch its latest National Integrity Assessment Report. Furhter […]
The 74th annual MPSA conference will be held April 7-10, 2016 at the Palmer House Hilton, Chicago. Conference presentations are organized by topic in more than 80 sections based on different subfields or areas of study. Many of these are interdisciplinary and draw scholars from different fields, providing a variety of perspectives
Dr Roxana Bratu will give the last talk in the seminar series ‘Innovations in Corruption Studies in Europe and beyond’, titled ‘Narratives of evil: How do societies construct corruption?’. The series is presented jointly by the UCL ANTICORRP team, the SSEES Centre for European Politics, Security and Integration (CEPSI) and the Slavonic and East European Review (SEER). The series will […]
The 66th Annual International Conference of the Political Studies Association (PSA) will be held 21-23 March 2016 in Brighton, United Kingdom.
The FRINGE Centre (the Centre for the Study of Social & Cultural Complexity at University College) will launch the Global Atlas of Social and Cultural Complexity on 17 March 2016. The Global Atlas of Social and Cultural Complexity will be the first multimedia online resource focused on under-researched practices which are often seen as non-transparent or […]
Seminar Series on Innovations in Corruption Studies: ‘Where does informality stop and corruption begin?’
On 17 March 2016, Dr Claudia Baez-Camargo (Basel Institute of Governance) and Alena Ledeneva (UCL SSEES) will present their paper ‘Where does informality stop and corruption begin? Informal governance and public/private crossover in Mexico, Russian and Tanzania’. Following the presentation, they will be joined by Fredrick Galtung (Integrity Action). The event is part of the seminar […]
Seminar Series on Innovations in Corruption Studies: ‘Innovative Strategies in Fighting Corruption in the Corporate Sector’
On 9 March 2016, Dr Elena Denisova-Schmidt (University of St Gallen) and Professor Alena Ledeneva (UCL SSEES) will present their paper ‘Innovative Strategies in Fighting Corruption in the Corporate Sector’ as part of the seminar series ‘Innovation Studies in Europe and beyond’. The series is presented jointly by the UCL ANTICORRP team, the SSEES Centre for European Politics, Security and […]
The Romanian Academic Society (SAR) together with the Prime Minister’s Chancellery, the Ministry of Justice and the Romanian Competition Council will organize the conference entitled “2016, the decisive year for public integrity reform” on Thursday, February 25th 2016, from 09:30 to 11:30 at the Athénée Palace Hilton Hotel, Regina Maria conference room. The considerable number of indictments, […]
Seminar Series on Innovations in Corruption Studies: ‘The development of innovative anti-corruption policies in Bulgaria, Greece and Romania’
On 24 February 2016, Dr Dimitri Sotiropuolos (University of Athens) and Dr Roxana Bratu (UCL SSEES) will present their paper ‘Practicing anti-corruption: The development of innovative policies in Bulgaria, Greece and Romania’ as part of the seminar series ‘Innovation Studies in Europe and beyond’. The series is presented jointly by the UCL ANTICORRP team, the SSEES Centre for […]
Alina Mungiu-Pippidi will present her new book “The Quest for Good Governance: How Societies Build Control of Corruption” with Cambridge University Press. It presents a comprehensive empirical theory of governance unifying important disparate contributions in the areas of corruption, quality of government and rule of law: “Tarek al-Tayeb Mohamed Bouazizi was a 27-year-old Tunisian street […]
On 3 February 2016, Professor Alina Mungiu-Pippidi (Hertie School of Governance, Berlin) will give a talk with the title ‘Understanding Virtuous Circles: How Societies Develop Control of Corruption’ as part of the seminar series ‘Innovation Studies in Europe and beyond’. The series is presented jointly by the UCL ANTICORRP team, the SSEES Centre for European Politics, Security and Integration (CEPSI) and […]
Seminar Series on Innovations in Corruption Studies: ‘Will Democratic Accountability Reduce Corruption?’
On 20 January 2016, Monika Bauhr (Quality of Governance Institute – University of Gothenburg) will present her paper ‘Will Democratic Accountability Reduce Corruption? Need, Greed and Conditions for Collective Action’ as part of the seminar series ‘Innovation Studies in Europe and beyond’. The series is presented jointly by the UCL ANTICORRP team, the SSEES Centre for European Politics, Security and […]
The Annual Meeting of the Southern Political Science Association will convene in San Juan, Puerto Rico for the first time! It promises to be a great occasion for intellectual exchange and professional development in a relaxed and beautiful setting. The theme for the meeting will be Rich and Poor Democracy. The theme reflects an overarching […]
Seminar Series on Innovations in Corruption Studies: ‘Matters of Ambivalence or Ambivalence Matters: Evidence from the Global Informality Project’
On 9th December 2015 Professor Alena Ledeneva will present insights from the Global Informality Project (in-formality.com) as part of the seminar series ‘Innovation Studies in Europe and beyond’. The series is presented jointly by the UCL ANTICORRP team, the SSEES Centre for European Politics, Security and Integration (CEPSI) and the Slavonic and East European Review (SEER). The series will bring together distinguished […]
Seminar Series on Innovations in Corruption Studies: ‘Selecting Case Studies for Qualitative Analyses of Media Reporting on Corruption’
On 18 November 2015 Dr Andrej Školkay will present his paper ‘Selecting Case Studies for Qualitative Analyses of Media Reporting on Corruption’ as part of the seminar series ‘Innovation Studies in Europe and beyond’. The series is presented jointly by the UCL ANTICORRP team, the SSEES Centre for European Politics, Security and Integration (CEPSI) and the Slavonic and East […]
ANTICORRP and SELDI Conference: Enhancing CSOs Advocacy Efforts for Countering Corruption in Critical Sectors in SEE. Leveraging the EU Accession Process and State of the Art Research
On 29-30 October 2015 the SELDI and ANTICORRP initiatives organize a one and half day conference in Podgorica to discuss the best methods for transforming existing cutting-edge anti-corruption and good governance research into efficient policy and advocacy tools with local and regional stakeholders . The participants will focus on the role of civil society in […]
Seminar Series on Innovations in Corruption Studies: ‘Favoritism in Public Procurement Across Europe: Tools that Work’
On 28th October 2015 Dr Mihály Fazekas (University of Cambridge) will present his paper ‘Favoritism in Public Procurement Across Europe: Tools that Work’ as part of the seminar series ‘Innovation Studies in Europe and beyond’. The series is presented jointly by the UCL ANTICORRP team, the SSEES Centre for European Politics, Security and Integration (CEPSI) and the Slavonic and East European […]
Seminar Series on Innovations in Corruption Studies: ‘Rethinking Corruption: Reaction or Reformulation’
On 14th October 2015 Professor Paul M Heywood will open the seminar series ‘Innovation Studies in Europe and beyond’ with a talk entitled ‘Rethinking Corruption: Reaction of Reformulation’. The series is presented jointly by the UCL ANTICORRP team, the SSEES Centre for European Politics, Security and Integration (CEPSI) and the Slavonic and East European Review […]
On September 16th-18th 2015, the Reuters Institute for the study of Journalism will host the first annual International Journal of Press/Politics conference, focused on academic research on the relation between media and political processes around the world. The conference brings together scholars doing internationally-oriented or comparative research on the intersection between news media and politics around […]
The School of Communication and Media, Slovakia (SKAMBA) will host a seminar in the context of WP8 on public procurement sharing recent findings mainly from Hungary and Denmark as well as from Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Romania and Slovakia. Summaries and recommendations of several ANTICORRP policy papers are translated into Czech and can be found below. Date […]
The International Conference on the History of Anticorruption is the culminating event of ANTICORRP’s Work Package 2: History of corruption in comparative perspective. Its main goal is to provide the broadest possible historical overview of corruption and anticorruption and to stimulate a creative exchange of ideas between political, social and cultural historians specialising on various aspects […]
The 5th World Sustainability Forum will be held at the Universitätsspital Basel, Zentrum für Lehre und Forschung in Basel, Switzerland from 7-9 September 2015. The Forum aims to be a platform for researchers to present and engage with others on issues relating to sustainability in three thematic areas: • Science, Technology, and Energy • Consumption, Lifestyles, Mobility, […]
The 111th APSA Annual Meeting, held in San Francisco 3-6 September, will address the latest scholarship in political science while exploring this year’s theme, “DiversitiesReconsidered: Politics, and Political Science, in the 21st Century.” The 2015 Program is chaired by Layna Mosley, UNC at Chapel Hill, and Alvin Bernard Tillery, Northwestern University. Further programme information: http://community.apsanet.org/annualmeeting/home/
The 16th IACC will take place in Putrajaya, Malaysia, from the 2nd – 4th September 2015. The Conference will be jointly hosted with the Government of Malaysia, the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC), and the Malaysian Society for Transparency and Integrity (TI Malaysia). The theme of the conference is Ending Impunity: People. Integrity. Action. We will welcome 800 participants from around […]
Why do some societies manage to control extraction of public resources in favour of particular interests, so that it only manifests itself occasionally, as an exception (corruption), while others societies do not and remain systemically corrupt? Is the superior performance of the first group of countries a result of what they do, or of who they are? ERCAS […]
Public event to discuss how international development actors can tackle corruption more effectively in the contexts where they work. Drawing in particular on a recent DFID Evidence Paper and other emerging research on corruption, speakers from the fields of research, policymaking, practice and advocacy will address the following questions: What do we know about corruption and what […]
Presenting results from Pan-European Survey on Citizen Experience and Satisfaction with Public Services
The Quality of Government Institute (QOG) is hosting an event to present the results from the Pan-European Survey on Citizen Experience and Satisfaction with Public Services. The survey, which was conducted by QOG researchers from the ANTICORRP project WP5, is the largest multi-country governance survey aimed at capturing regional variation and its explanations. The survey […]
The School of Communication and Media, Slovakia (SKAMBA) will host a seminar in the context of WP8 on public procurement sharing recent findings mainly from Hungary and Denmark as well as from Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Germany, Romania and Slovakia. Several policy papers and recommendations, as well as the main findings from the country reports are translated […]
The Corvinus University of Budapest (BCE) is organizing a conference about the ANTICORRP research program, the Hungarian government’s anti-corruption policy and the new public procurement law on 12th May 2015. Researchers from BCE and the Corruption Research Centre Budapest (CRCB) will host and present recent results of measuring corruption risk in public procurement in the […]
The workshop is designed to provide students, working professionals and interested stakeholders with the necessary conceptual and methodological tools to undertake corruption research applicable to a wide variety of topics, contexts and aims. The first one and a half days of the workshop are devoted to teaching and a discussion of basic elements of research […]
Application Closing Date – 27 April 2015 Job Start Date – As soon as possible Duration – 2 months Location – Berlin/ remote Background The Hertie School of Governance is an international teaching and research centre of excellence that prepares students for leadership positions in government, business, and civil society. An internationally-recruited faculty, interdisciplinary in […]
Application Closing Date – 27 April 2015 Job Start Date – As soon as possible Duration – 4 weeks Location – Berlin/ remote Background The Hertie School of Governance is an international teaching and research centre of excellence that prepares students for leadership positions in government, business, and civil society. An internationally-recruited faculty, interdisciplinary in […]
Submissions are requested for participation on a panel, organized by Claudia Baez Camargo, at The 5th World Sustainability Forum. Deadline for submissions is: 1 April. Panel title: The elusive search for sustainable anti-corruption strategies: what have we overlooked? Description: After roughly twenty years since corruption has risen to a prominent place in the agenda of development practitioners, […]
“The Intricacies of Accountability: Horizontal, Vertical and Diagonal Mechanisms to Combat Corruption” Recognised as one of the major highlights of the world’s political science calendar, the Joint Sessions of Workshops have been held in a different European city, at an ECPR Full-Member university, each spring since 1973. In 2015, the Joint Sessions will take place […]
Papers are invited for an international workshop, ‘Understanding Governance Virtuous Circles. Who succeeded and why which will take place in Berlin from 8-11 July 2015. The workshop is organized as a theory development debate around empirical papers collected from the EU FP7 ANTICORRP project on good governance contemporary achievers: Estonia, Chile, Costa Rica, Taiwan, South […]
A Roundtable on the occasion of the launch of The Anticorruption Report by the FP 7 ANTICORRP project The demand for good governance is on the increase everywhere, from Kiev to Paris and from Sao Paulo to New Delhi. But has any progress been made recently? Do we know who is succeeding and why? Do […]
The Aleksanteri Institute of the University of Helsinki and the Finnish Centre of Excellence in Russian Studies, Choices of Russian Modernisation will hold the 14th Annual International Aleksanteri Conference, 22-24 October 2014. The conference will bring together scholars, experts and advanced graduate students from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds, including but not limited to social […]
The annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank are held every year in October. At this time, no venue or registration information has been released. Please check in later for further details.
The ECPR’s General Conference is its largest event, often bringing together some 2,500 political scientists from throughout the world. Demand has meant that from Glasgow in 2014, the General Conference will be an annual event, with the 2015 Conference taking place in Montreal – the ECPR’s first ever event to be held outside of Europe. […]
The American Political Science Association will hold their annual general meeting.
The American Sociological Association (ASA) will hold their annual meeting in San Francisco from 16-19 August. The theme this year is: “Hard Times: The Impact of Economic Inequality on Families and Individuals,” where ASA President Annette Lareau draws attention to the multiple ways in which inequality reverberates throughout American society and the world.
The Invisible and the Immeasurable: Towards Alternative Indicators of Corruption Convenors: Alena Ledeneva and Nicolas Sauger The aim of the colloquium is to explore how to move beyond the existing paradigms of measuring corruption. One unintended consequence of the ‘informalisation’ of global economy (Sassen) is that the existing indicators of performance and change are becoming […]
The workshop is designed to provide students, working professionals and interested stakeholders with the necessary conceptual and methodological tools to undertake corruption research applicable to a wide variety of topics, contexts and aims.
As part of a workshop on second generation indicators and new analytical tools, ERCAS and the Hertie School of Governance hosted ANTICORRP researchers and Hertie School Executive Master of Public Management students for a round-table discussion featuring anti-corruption experts: Francesca Recanatini (World Bank),Finn Heinrich (Transparency International), Professor Lucio Picci (University of Bologna), Professor Richard Rose (University of Strathclyde) and Professor Eric M. Uslaner (University of […]
This event is the official launch of the 2014 ECFR Scorecard, now in it’s fourth year. The event will be hosted jointly by ERCAS and the Hertie School of Governance. More information on the 2014 Scorecard, can be found at the ECFR website.
Call for papers: Making Politics Practical II: Development Politics and the Changing Aid Environment
The organizers welcome papers that further our understanding of the politics of development, whether this is within developing countries or the development community.
Annual Meeting of the Comparative Politics Section of the German Political Science Association (DVPW) Please submit paper abstracts of up to 300 words until April 25, 2013 to both panel chairs.
On 21 and 22 May 2013, the South-East Europe Leadership for Development and Integrity (SELDI) network will host its Inception Conference and Policy Workshop in the city of Belgrade, Republic of Serbia.
The Status of Anti-Corruption Research and Policy – Open plenary at the ANTICORRP´S Second General Meeting
Donatella della Porta will lead a discussion on "The Status of Anti-Corruption Research and Policy". The panel of speakers will include Rose Ackerman (Yale University), Philip Keefer (World Bank) and Michael Johnston (Colgate University).
Diego Gambetta (EUI) will give the opening keynote speech in the framework of the second ANTICORRP General Meeting.
Alina Mungiu Pippidi participated in a round table discussion on “Consultation on Implementing Integrity in Government and Business.” Agenda.
Alina Mungiu-Pippidi launched the ANTICORRP report, “The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Controlling Corruption in the European Union” at a European Parliament meeting. The meeting was hosted by members of European Parliament Dr. Franziska Brantner, Jens Geier, Eva Joly and Monica Macovei. After the presentation by Prof. the research findings and recommendations were debated […]
The OECD hosted a high-level meeting on “Reinforcing Political Will to Fight Corruption in Eastern Europe and Central Asia” which was organised by Anti-Corruption Network for Eastern Europe and Central Asia which took place in Paris, France. Draft Meeting Agenda. Statement adopted by the meeting.
Policy Roundtable: The global state of corruption control: who succeeds, who fails and what can be done about it
The Hertie School hosted a policy roundtable on “The global state of corruption control: who succeeds, who fails and what can be done about it” during which a panel of anti-corruption experts scrutinised the evolution of data from the Worldwide Governance Indicator (WGI) Control of Corruption, published by the World Bank for the period 1996-2011. Panellists: Prof. […]