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.

 

Share

Launch of our Toolkit on the UN SDGs

Legislators from every region of the world gathered in Washington DC, to begin a global effort to implement the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in the parliaments of the world. “Realising those goals will require monumental political will and effort by national legislatures and national governments,” said GOPAC CEO Akaash Maharaj. “Our new handbook will give legislators the tools, guidance, and experience of their peers, to help them turn international ambitions into national achievements.”

Parliament’s Role in Implementing the Sustainable Development Goals


Establishment of GOPAC Mongolia

We are delighted to announce the establishment of our new national chapter in Mongolia’s State Great Khural. Mongolian Parliamentarians Against Corruption (MONPAC) is being chaired by Oyun-Erdene Luvsannamsrai MP, and is being assisted by the Asia Foundation.

Mongolian Parliamentarians Against Corruption


Official Signing Ceremony in the Assembly of Kosovo

Just twenty years ago, Kosovo was at the heart of the bloodiest conflict in Europe since the Second World War. This Friday 09 December, International Anti-Corruption Day, Kosovan parliamentarians will come together across party lines to formally sign the GOPAC charter, and join hands with our other members across the Balkans.

“Hope finds a way.”


17th International Anti-Corruption Conference

GOPAC will collaborate with Kroll to conduct a session at the International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) on “Prosecuting Corruption and Recovering Stolen Assets”.  The IACC is the world’s premier global forum for bringing together heads of state, civil society, the private sector, and legislators to tackle corruption. This year, the 17th IACC will take place in Panama, 01-04 December 2016.

Our IACC Session


Check Out GOPAC’s March Newsletter

GOPAC’s March newsletter is now available online. In our latest issue, read about a parliamentary conference on Sustainable Development Goals recently held in Nigeria, which involved our regional chapter in Africa. You can also get updated on GOPAC Mexico’s latest anti-corruption activities and chapter development in Thailand.

Newsletter


Niue Parliamentarians Seek to Join Global Anti-Corruption Network

Niue’s Legislative Assembly parliamentarians are aiming to form a Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC) national chapter and gain a deeper understanding of the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC), following a three-day workshop in the Pacific island nation last week.

News Release


Cook Islands Parliamentarians Boost Anti-Corruption Efforts

In a meeting held in the Legislative Assembly chamber of the Parliament of the Cook Islands, GOPAC Cook Islands members committed to boosting their oversight of anti-corruption and engage more strongly with the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC).

News Release

Share