Excerpt of the first interview with Mr. L.B. Files, president of The AACI. Some countries believe in managing corruption rather than fighting corruption. Worse, some countries use corruption as a tool for governance.
The AACI’s View November 13, 2017 Ban Ki-moon’s, the United Nations Secretary-General, message on the International Anti-Corruption Day on December 9, 2016 was forceful and alarming: “Corruption strangles people, communities and nations. It weakens education and health…..No country is immune, and every country bears a responsibility to end it.” Fighting corruption is not an option; it […]
The least cost of corruption is money or anything of monetary value. Corruption damages kill. It kills. Healthcare corruption, especially in developing countries, should put the international community on alert. Though the estimated annual average costs of fraud are 5% of gross revenues in developed countries, it exceeds 15% ( it probably reaches 50%) in […]
Internal Control: What Those Charged with Governance Should Know Tempe, October 31, 2017; Technical Staff This document is a part of The AACI series of anti-corruption resources made available to our CACM members. The contents of this document constitute an integral part of the CACM Review textbook that would be available in countries where the CACM will only […]
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As The American Anti-Corruption Institute’s (AACI) journey approached five years since launching its operations in late 2012, fraud and corruption scandals continued to make headlines. Though the Volkswagen Dieselgate costs exceeded $30bn to date, and Samsung’s CEO will spend time in prison for corruption charges, the corporate world does not seem to be paying attention. Corruption […]
Amman, August 8 (Petra) — The American Anti-Corruption Institute (AACI) will be teaching the content of His Majesty King Abdullah II’s sixth Royal Discussion Paper: “Rule of Law and Civil State” at the universities which the AACI cooperates with globally, said Mike Masoud, senior director of The AACI in the Middle East and Africa. He told […]
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