ADB/OECD Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia and the Pacific

The Criminalisation of Bribery in Asia and the Pacific
ISSN :
2074-3440 (online)
ISSN :
2074-3459 (print)
DOI :
10.1787/20743440
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This series assembles reports resulting from the Asian Development Bank/OECD Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia and the Pacific.

 

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    28 Feb 2011 Click to Access:  The Criminalisation of Bribery in Asia and the Pacific
OECD
This report reviews Asian countries' implementation of United Nations Convention Against Corruption Articles 15, 16 and 26 (domestic and foreign bribery by natural and legal persons).
    08 Apr 2010 Click to Access:  Asset Recovery and Mutual Legal Assistance in Asia and the Pacific
OECD
Asian-Pacific countries have made significant efforts to address weaknesses in their procurement frameworks and practices. To support these efforts and to assist the ADB/OECD Anti-Corruption Initiative’s 28 member countries in strengthening their ...
    03 Dec 2009 Click to Access:  Strategies for Business, Government and Civil Society to Fight Corruption in Asia and the Pacific
OECD, Asian Development Bank
This conference proceedings explores (i) incentives for anti-corruption reform; (ii) the role of criminal law standards and corporate compliance mechanisms; (iii) private-to-private corruption; (iv) preventing and managing conflicts of interest and...
    23 Dec 2008 Click to Access:  Mutual Legal Assistance, Extradition and Recovery of Proceeds of Corruption in Asia and the Pacific: Frameworks and Practices in 27 Asian and Pacific Jurisdictions – Final Report
OECD, Asian Development Bank
The purpose of this report is to provide an overview of the legal and institutional framework for extradition and mutual legal assistance in corruption cases in 27 of the 28 jurisdictions which have endorsed the Anti-Corruption Action Plan for ...
    02 Sep 2008 Click to Access:  Fighting Bribery in Public Procurement in Asia and the Pacific
OECD, Asian Development Bank
This conference proceedings compiles the experience that experts from Asian and Pacific countries – as well as beyond the region – shared during a seminar on Fighting Bribery in Public Procurement in Asia and the Pacific held in Bali in November 2007.
    23 Dec 2007 Click to Access:  Mutual Legal Assistance, Extradition and Recovery of Proceeds of Corruption in Asia and the Pacific: Frameworks and Practices in 27 Asian and Pacific Jurisdictions – Preliminary Report
OECD, Asian Development Bank
This report presents an overview of the policies, legislation and institutions involved in MLA and extradition in corruption cases in the Initiative’s members. The study covers three main areas: the legal basis and preconditions for extradition and ...
    26 Nov 2007 Click to Access:  Curbing Corruption in Public Procurement in Asia and the Pacific
OECD, Asian Development Bank
Corruption in public procurement has become a major issue in the Asia-Pacific region as elsewhere in the world. As a result of corruption, private mansions are being built instead of bridges; swimming pools are dug instead of irrigation systems ...
    26 Nov 2007 Click to Access:  Anti-Corruption Policies in Asia and the Pacific
OECD, Asian Development Bank
Over the last decade, societies have come to realize the extent to which corruption and bribery have undermined their welfare and stability. Governments, the private sector, and civil society alike have consequently declared the fight against ...
    26 Nov 2007 Click to Access:  Knowledge, Commitment, Action against Corruption in Asia and the Pacific
OECD, Asian Development Bank
Under which it proliferates. They know first hand that corruption jeopardizes security and economic growth, perpetuates poverty, and exacerbates social inequities. The knowledge has prompted the governments of more than half the world's population ...
    26 Nov 2007 Click to Access:  Controlling Corruption in Asia and the Pacific
OECD, Asian Development Bank
The harmful effects of corruption on social welfare, political stability and economic development are well known. Combating corruption has gained high priority throughout the world. In Asia and the Pacific, 23 countries have in the framework of the ...
    26 Nov 2007 Click to Access:  Denying Safe Haven to the Corrupt and the Proceeds of Corruption
OECD, Asian Development Bank
This book captures the legal and practical challenges of mutual legal assistance and extradition, as well as solutions for improvement, discussed during a March 2006 training seminar in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Experts from 26 Asia-Pacific countries ...
    26 Nov 2007 Click to Access:  Curbing Corruption in Tsunami Relief Operations
OECD, Asian Development Bank
The Indian Ocean tsunami that hit South and Southeast Asia in December 2004 was one of the worst natural calamities of recent times, the scale of the devastation to coastal communities across the region almost incomprehensible. As befits a disaster ...
    26 Nov 2007 Click to Access:  Effective Prosecution of Corruption
OECD, Asian Development Bank
Prosecution of corruption is a particularly difficult endeavor and successes in this field still too rare. The detection rate is often low due to the lack of verifiable information that is received from public servants or other citizens. Particular ...
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