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We have some questions about Azerbaijan

Tomorrow, Federica Mogherini, the European Union’s foreign affairs chief, will chair the EU–Azerbaijan Cooperation Council with the Azerbaijan Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov. The Azerbaijani Laundromat, which was revealed by the OCCRP last...
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The Western Balkans: Captured states or a community of law?

Yesterday, the European Commission published a new strategy that set out its vision for how the EU will engage with the Western Balkans region in the near-term. This strategy provides a path for the six Western Balkan states to become part of the EU...
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At the border: corruption, customs and trade

Trade agreements are increasingly less about administration of protection, but administration of risk. Risks to consumers, to the environments, risks to good governance. Transparency International have been supportive of the attempts in both TPP and...
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Anti-money laundering: Towards a two-way street?

Looking at the evaluation of new FATF standards, private sector implementation of anti-money laundering measures is among the areas with lowest effectiveness out of the 11 outcomes assessed, with major improvements needed in virtually all countries....
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DIGIWHIST Workshop: Big data on public procurement

Conference room, Rue d’Edimbourg 26, 1050 Ixelles, Brussels, 29 January 2018.  Register here or in the form below.  The main goal of the DIGIWHIST is the systematic collection, structuring, analysis, and broad dissemination of information on...