News from the UN Convention against Corruption (UNCAC)

General : UNCAC entered into force in December 2005. Presently it counts 186 State Parties. It recognizes the importance of both preventive and punitive measures and addresses the cross-border nature of corruption. The UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) in Vienna serves as its Secretariat. Interestingly the UNCAC does not define corruption as such. It […]