What have GYACers done in the International Anti-Corruption Day?
Here's a recap on the events organised and attended by our friends in different parts of the world. If you want to have your activities listed here, let me know, I'll update the story a.s.a.p.…Continue
Added by Bunga Manggiasih on January 30, 2013 at 6:00am — No Comments
E-governance initiatives, heavily touted as the ICT revolution took off in the past decade, have generally not lived up to expectations or functioned as effectively as hoped by many citizens. A number of these initiatives famously drew in significant amounts of public funds but produced online systems that were difficult to use, over-priced and based on clunky back-end architectures. Many of those projects that did work were not so much examples of e-governance as “i-government”- through…Continue
Added by Blair Glencorse on January 29, 2013 at 10:44pm — No Comments
Added by Masa Misic on January 23, 2013 at 9:58am — No Comments
I should have posted this here long ago, but because of how crazy my life has been I haven't had the time to do it. I have recently started an internship at this multinational called Pitney Bowes, but although I like it, it has nothing to do with (I was going to say mine, but) our choice of activism, or at least that's what I thought. A big part of what I do here is to make sure we…Continue
Added by Julia Costa Ziller on January 22, 2013 at 8:11pm — No Comments
With the Jan Lokpal din of Anna brigade hanging heavy in air, I, an Indian with an opinion, had enough reasons to ponder over the entire issue of corruption in India. Out of concern and curiosity, I googled a three-word phrase ?Corruption in India? and the enormity of the situation was staring in my face. Google gave me about 66,800,000 results in 0.08 seconds for "Corruption in India".
That said, the entire exercise of sieving through various web pages and media reports took me to a…
Added by Nishant on January 14, 2013 at 5:19pm — No Comments
Hy everyone, this is my first post!
I met Voices Against Corruption in 15th IACC.
When I arrived in Brasilia everyone already knew each other, but soon I…
Added by Leila Grizzo Canettieri on January 10, 2013 at 9:16pm — No Comments
Kabul, 6 January 2013, Afghan Anti-Corruption Network.
It is announced that H.E. Hamid Karzai, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and H.E. Barack Obama, President of the United States of America will meet this week in the US and will discuss Afghanistan’s issues. Recently heads of both countries signed the U.S.-Afghanistan Strategic Partnership, which is an important bilateral agreement for both nations that can equally contribute to the security, stability…
Added by Mohammad Shafiq HAMDAM on January 9, 2013 at 11:31am — No Comments
happy new year all of you friends, may this year bring more change and hope to all what we need for a better life,
Added by Bizumuremyi Dieudonné on January 5, 2013 at 11:12pm — No Comments
MACAT Nepal recently had 24 hour fasting protest against release of hard core criminals by the state forced decision. Next program is cross country walk. Only politically non affiliated individuals are members. This Organisation so far…Continue
Added by NEPAL ANTI CORRUPTION GROUP on December 23, 2012 at 10:52am — No Comments
On the International Anti-Corruption Conference, one of the people I met was a representative of The Engine Room.
Unfamiliar with the oranisation, I realized after some reading up that they do some very interesting work.
The section under mission…Continue
Added by DPC Clean Governance Lamongan on December 17, 2012 at 7:06am — No Comments
The Global Youth Anti-Corruption Network Liberia Chapter joins the world over to celebrate the International Anti-Corruption Day 2012 with the launch of the Voices against Corruption Forum.
Speaking on behalf of GYAC-Liberia at the launch of the forum and the celebration of this year…Continue
Added by James Koryor on December 15, 2012 at 5:52pm — No Comments
Student leaders undergo Budget Process Training
Starting them young. Selected student leaders undergo Budget Training Seminar
In a bid to promote transparency, accountability and participation on the education budget process, student…Continue
Added by marlon cornelio on December 14, 2012 at 12:36pm — No Comments
Dear GYAC members,
I would like to extend the UNDP Virtual School's invitation to participate in two e-learning sessions aimed at youth (18-35 years old) who want to learn…
Added by David Riveros García on December 14, 2012 at 4:19am — No Comments
The Lebanese Transparency Association -No corruption, celebrated for the first time since its existence the Anti-corruption day.1200 young men and women came from different Lebanese regions to celebrate with us this event. Additionally, our event was held under the High Patronage of His Excellency President of the Lebanese Republic and was also crowned with the presence of MPs, Ministers, CSOs representatives, media representatives and other highly significant figures. Mr. Peter…Continue
Added by nadine merhi on December 12, 2012 at 4:08pm — No Comments
A day before the international anti-corruption day, the younger members of Youth Educational Forum from Macedonia marked the day with a series of creative and diverse activities, on their own incentive and in their own words.
The highlight of these activities would be the…Continue
Added by Dona Kosturanova on December 12, 2012 at 11:30am — No Comments
Mohandas Gandhi once said: “if we are to teach real peace in this world, and if we are to carry on a real war against war, we shall have to begin with the children.” Today, the majority (almost 85%) of the world’s youth live in developing countries, which means his guidance has become more important than ever when discussing development policy. Additionally, the…Continue
Added by Briana Thompson on December 11, 2012 at 7:21pm — No Comments
Individual Activism: ReinforcedContinue
Added by Citizen Action on December 11, 2012 at 5:51pm — No Comments
Youth Initiative is going to celebrate International Volunteer’s day this year with the theme “Volunteerism for Anti-corruption”. Though there is a general realization that corruption is a major cause of country's under-development, there has been no effective and sustained campaign against this most damaging disease gnawing the state and the society. STREET BAHAS will be organised to mark the volunteer’s day on 5th Dec, 2012 and will continue till…Continue