BY DAVID KILGOUR
Second Annual Anti-Corruption Symposium of Canadians for Accountability in partnership.
University of Ottawa 7 May 2016
The respected international NGO Transparency International (TI), which confronts corruption worldwide, is correct that none anywhere should be above the law or abuse voter-entrusted power for private gain. Corruption poses a threat to democracies and the rule of law, harms economic development, erodes the social fabric of nations and often factors in degrading the natural environment.