Archive for the ‘Cross Border’ Category

By Global Financial Integrity A RECORD US$991.2 billion in illicit capital flowed out of developing and emerging economies in 2012, facilitated by crime, corruption, and tax evasion, according to the latest study released Tuesday by Global Financial...

HUMAN RIGHTS, freedom of expression, and media freedom: these values remain the great unfulfilled demands of the people of Southeast Asia. Corruption, bad governance, and  impunity: these problems remain largely pervasive across the region,...

Country's ranking improves in latest transparency survey JUST FIVE days shy of the United Nations-declared International Anti-Corruption Day, the Philippines showed a slightly better score in the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) of an international...

Timely salaries for frontliners crucial in battle against epidemic A WORKER who is paid well and on time will always be more effective and productive. A United Nations organization says that timely payment of salaries of Ebola frontline workers are...

JUST AS the global media community  marked the International Day to End Impunity on Nov. 23, twin terrible assaults on freedom of expression hounded Asia this week In Vietnam, a freelance journalist had been beaten unconscious on Nov. 25 by eight...

SALAMAT PO. Domo arigato. Terimah Kasih. Thank you. More than 300 delegates from 33 countries, 30 learning sessions, countless ideas, and stronger solidarity among journalists - all these in only two days. Even good things must come to end. Or...

By: DAVID E. KAPLAN, Global Investigative Journalism Network* FIRST, the big news: In just over two weeks we’ll convene Uncovering Asia, the region’s first investigative journalism conference. Excitement is building, and we’ve got an...