Category Archives: CERC Weekly

DRC GOVERNMENT PUBLISHES NEW OPEN BUDGET PLATFORM.

DRC GOVERNMENT PUBLISHES NEW OPEN BUDGET PLATFORM.

Discover how is distributed and allocated public money in the Democratic Republic of Congo sector by sector and between provinces. Explore public investment at the national level and its distribution according to the development priorities of the nation and the provinces. Open it at http://www.transparencebudgetaire-cd.org

Nominations now open for the 2017 Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani Anti-Corruption Excellence Award

Nominations now open for the 2017 Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani Anti-Corruption Excellence Award

This year marks the second Edition of the Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani Anti-Corruption Excellence Award 2017, which is given by the Rule Of Law and Anti-corruption Center (ROLACC) and presented in support of the anti-corruption mandate of UNODC. The initiative, which covers four categories, looks to promote the importance of tackling corruption and encourage the implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption. The Award is designed to showcase creative and outstanding achievements

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Launching the project “Students Acting for Honesty, Integrity and Equality”  in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Launching the project “Students Acting for Honesty, Integrity and Equality” in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Le Centre de Recherche sur l’Anti-Corruption (CERC) is delighted to announce the launch of the SHINE project “Students Acting for Honesty, Integrity and Equality”, funded by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) and the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (SIDA) through Integrity Action. As part of the initiation of the DRC Ministry of Education aimed at educating all school children on the values ​​of democracy and good governance, community life

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Help Young People Fight Corruption in DR Congo

Help Young People Fight Corruption in DR Congo

Dear partners, I’d like to tell you a bit more about the Anti-Corruption Research Center (CERC) and an exciting new opportunity we have been given. CERC works in Eastern Congo providing provide intensive anti-corruption training to young people. Since we were founded in April 2017, we have trained over 70 young people in anti-corruption strategies. For example, just in may 2017 we have trained 25 youth monitors in South-Kivu  and enable them to

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Le Centre de Research sur Anti-Corruption “CERC” has formed Integrity Clubs in some selected basic schools in the Uvira City in the South-Kivu Province.

Le Centre de Research sur Anti-Corruption “CERC” has formed Integrity Clubs in some selected basic schools in the Uvira City in the South-Kivu Province.

Le Centre de Research sur Anti-Corruption “CERC” has formed Integrity Clubs in some selected basic schools in the Uvira City in the South-Kivu Province. This effort forms part of the activities under the “Student acting for Honesty, Integrity and Equality (SHINE) Project funded by the Norwegian Agency for Development Cooperation (NORAD) through Integrity Action and its being implemented in 5 countries, including DRC, Nepal, Occupied Territory of Palestine, Afghanistan and Kenya..

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$750 MILLION IN MINING REVENUES FAILS TO REACH TREASURY IN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO

$750 MILLION IN MINING REVENUES FAILS TO REACH TREASURY IN DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO

A toxic combination of corruption and mismanagement in Democratic Republic of Congo’s revenues agencies and state mining companies is leaching a fifth of all mining revenues away from the state budget, Global Witness reveals today. Its report ‘Regime Cash Machine’ shows that at least $750 million went missing over three years – money that should have been used on vital public services for the Congolese people. The findings come at a

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