Free Online Course on Essentials of Anti-Corruption
This free-of-charge, one-hour, self-paced online course (Essentials of Anti-Corruption I: The Basics) is being offered by U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre.
The purpose of the course is to give learners a basic knowledge of core concepts in the field of corruption and anti-corruption. It covers a range of topics, including:
Definitions: This explains different types of corruption (such as bribery, embezzlement, trading in influence, sextortion) as well as the difference between a conflict of interest and corruption.
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Measurement and Assessments: In this section learners consider the difference between perception and experience-based tools, corruption risk assessments, administrative data, and multi-country corruption indices. They are trained to assess the scope of corruption in a given context.
Basics of Anti-Corruption Programming: Finally, the course presents different entry points to anti-corruption that cover both implicit and explicit approaches.
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