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VIDEO: An Opportunity for Anti-Corruption Reform After COVID-19?

AS/COA’s Anti-Corruption Working Group hosts an expert discussion on how to pass meaningful reforms amid a wave of pandemic-related scandals.
Protesters in Honduras accuse the government of pandemic-related corruption.ORLANDO SIERRA/AFP via Getty Images

A new wave of corruption scandals related to the pandemic and increased politicization of investigations are overshadowing a critical question for Latin America: How can countries pass meaningful anti-corruption reforms that boost transparency and accountability?

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The program was recorded on September 30, 2020.

Speakers:

  • Eduardo Engel, professor, Universidad de Chile and Director, Espacio Público @EsPublicoCL
  • Viridiana Ríos, political analyst @Viri_Rios
  • José Ugaz, partner, Benites, Vargas & Ugaz Abogados @JoseUgazSM
  • Roberto Simon, senior Director and head of the Anti-Corruption Working Group, AS/COA @robertosimon (moderator)


Tags: anti-corruption, covid-19, Events
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