The Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) is an international network of parliamentarians dedicated to good governance and combating corruption throughout the world. Since its inception, GOPAC has provided information and analysis, established international benchmarks, and improved public awareness through a combination of global pressure and national action.



Check out GOPAC’s February Newsletter!

GOPAC’s February newsletter is now available online. In our latest issue, we proudly announce our new partnership with the Islamic Development Bank and showcase our recently launched position paper on parliamentary oversight of the defence and security sectors. We have also released our latest Making a Difference video clip which features GOPAC Argentina Chair Paula Bertol.


Greater Transparency and Oversight Needed in Defence and Security Sectors to Fight Corruption

GOPAC is calling on parliamentarians throughout the world to make oversight of the defence and security sectors a priority in their fight against corruption and ensure that there is a justifiable balance between the need for secrecy and the need for transparency. The call is reflected in GOPAC’s position paper on oversight of the defence and security sectors, Oversight is the Continuation of Democracy by Other Means, launched today.

News Release

GOPAC at the Empire Club of Canada

GOPAC’s Executive Director, Akaash Maharaj, moderated a discussion at the Empire Club of Canada on transparency in the Canadian mining sector. Mr Maharaj was joined by Claire Woodside of Publish What You Pay–Canada and Pierre Gratton of the Mining Association of Canada. The event took place on 27 November, in Toronto, Canada and was sponsored by Export Development Canada.

Watch the video today!

Join the Fight to #PreventProsecuteParalyze Grand Corruption