Post-UNGASS – Towards Implementation of Prevention Commitments
The event will discuss possible ways forward in promoting public procurement and beneficial ownership transparency, access to information, whistleblower protection, and the role of journalists in the fight against corruption, following the commitments made in the UNGASS political declaration. Civil society experts will raise ideas for action to be taken by the CoSP, present good practices of UNGASS implementation on the national level, and discuss support civil society could provide to countries that wish to advance these key preventive measures.
Time and Location: Tuesday, 7 September, 09:30-10:30 CET, Board Room D, Vienna International Center and virtual
List of speakers:
- Kristen Robinson, Open Contracting Partnership
- Louise Russell-Prywata, Open OwnershipDavid Banisar, ARTICLE 19
- Mathias Huter, UNCAC Coalition
- Moderator: Helen Darbishire, Access Info Europe and Chair of the UNCAC Coalition
The event is part of an event series midway between the adoption of the UNGASS political declaration and the opening of the 9th UNCAC Conference of States parties (CoSP) and coordinated by the UNCAC Coalition. The civil society-led events focus on the implementation of the UNGASS commitments.