Culture, Corruption and Impunity

Are we seeing a rising tide of corruption scandals, or an increase in the level of public awareness and demands for transparency? What can we do about corruption on the individual and institutional level? Marla Dukharan is joined by Transparency Activist Afra Raymond to discuss:

  • The latest CPI – as a region how did we fare?
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • The overall trend is not improving, but is anything being done to address this?
  • A look at the recent scandals.
  • With Guyana’s foray into the oil and gas industry, what are some of the the things being done there.
  • Global Benchmarks on Corruption

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New Mitchell, New Mandate: Grenada’s Transformation Journey

Prime Minister Hon Dickon Mitchell of Grenada discusses with Marla Dukharan the current challenges facing Grenada and his policy agenda to create a strategic path forward for the country. Find out how the government plans to move forward with digitization, prioritize...