International developments during the month of November have been dominated by numerous charges and convictions concerning senior public officials in cases of corruption, fraud and breach of trust.
International developments during the month of October were dominated by a proliferation of popular protest movements worldwide, including in Chile, Lebanon, Iraq, Algeria, and also in Ecuador.
In this month of September 2019, there are a significant number of international developments regarding the promotion of public integrity and the prevention of corruption.
In February 2019, the impact of public integrity concerns on electoral processes was highlighted by the re-election of President Muhammadu Buhari in Nigeria on 27 February, following a campaign under the theme of the fight against corruption.
Beyond the ever-present news related to anti-corruption and integrity, the end of January 2019 was particularly marked by renewed concerns about transparency in public decision-making.