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Search Results for: label/John Githongo

Writing Modern History

[…] who’s current book is It’s Our Turn to Eat: The Story of a Kenyan Whistle-Blower. In the book and the interview, she uses the story of John Githongo to talk about the root causes of corruption in Africa, digging deep into tribalism, colonialism and western aid. In other words, she’s a serious (but never […]

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Kenya, Corruption And Global Security

[…] Mueller. Here’s what happened.
In December 2002, Kenya’s new president, Mwai Kibaki, said he’d end corruption. And when he needed someone to lead the fight, he picked John Githongo (pictured above). Named permanent secretary for ethics and governance in the office of the president, Githongo, then 37, was a perfect choice. He was a popular […]

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New Human Rights Chapter Added To OECD Guidelines

Following up on posts by Prof. John Ruggie, UN Special Representative on Business and Human Rights, by Jeff Kaplan, and by Prof. Andy Spalding, readers of this blog should be aware of an important new development announced last week in Paris by the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), which strengthens the link between compliance, ethics, and human rights.

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Bribery advice from John McAfee

Photo courtesy of John McAfee’s facebook pageDear FCPA Blog,Not sure if you’ve been following the John McAfee story in detail but I’ve been reading his blog (which he’s writing while on the lam) and he had two posts back to back about corruption.

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Richard Bistrong: What happened to John Ashe?

Image courtesy of the UN via YouTubeDiplomat John Ashe of Antigua served as president of the UN General Assembly’s 68th session from September 2013 to September 2014. In October of last year, the DOJ indicted him for his alleged role in a $1.3 million bribery scandal.

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And so the legend of Camelot was born

The official White House portrait of John F. Kennedy, by Aaron Shikler.A week after John F. Kennedy was murdered on November 22, 1963, his widow summoned writer and historian Theordore H. White to Hyannisport. She wanted White to write an essay for Life magazine that would compare JFK’s presidency to Camelot, the mythical kingdom of King Arthur and the knights of the round table. ‘There’ll be great Presidents again,’ Jackie told White, ‘but there’ll never be another Camelot.’

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Scandal Hits The Compliance Monitors

The problems started for the Justice Department’s corporate monitoring program late last year. Five leading orthopedic device makers had been charged with bribing doctors in the U.S. to get their business. (Now they’re being investigated for bribing doctors overseas in violation of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.) In September, New Jersey’s U.S. Attorney Chris Christie […]

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