Conference Agenda

Mobilising People: Connecting Agents of Change

Agenda – Day 3

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Day 3 – Friday 9 November

09:00 – 11:00  

Game Changers and Global Solutions Sessions

Game Changers Sessions

On-line civic innovation against corruption – New technology to solve an old problem

Featuring Janaagraha Centre for Citizenship and Democracy, Partnership for Transparency Fund, TI Lithuania

Challenges of legislative transparency*

Featuring Fundación Directorio Legislativo, Dejemos de Hacernos Pendejos, Mexico (DHP)

Transparency and Accountability: building a diverse coalition for change

Featuring TI, Greenpeace International, International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC)

Whistling Around the World: Growing an International Movement to Connect Whistleblowers with Investigative Journalists

Featuring Transparency International, 100Reporters, Plaza Pública, Investigative Dashboard

Global Solutions Sessions

Enforcing anti-corruption laws – Time for a new model?

Featuring SHERPA, TI, SERAP, Open Society Justice Initiative USA, Duke Law University

Putting Governance Back in the MDGs: Tackling Corruption at its Roots in the post-2015 agenda*

Featuring UNDP, TI, Global Call to Action against Poverty (GCAP), Technical Unit on Governance and Anti-Corruption Reforms (TUGAR) Nigeria, Independent Corrupt Practices and other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) Nigeria

International Development and Illicit Financial Flows: What to do?

Featuring BMZ, German Ministry of Justice (BMJ), Government of Tunisia, Department for International Development (DFID), OECD

After the Transition: The Role of People Power in Dismantling Entrenched Corruption, and Consolidating Democratic, Accountable Governance and Sustainable Peace

Featuring ICNC, U4, Egyptians against Corruption, TI, TI South Korea , Tiri-Integrity Action, Integrity Watch Afghanistan, KEMITRAAN

11:00 – 12:00 Coffee Break
12:00 – 13:30 Plenary III:  

Dirty Money: A stolen future. How to restore people’s trust?

What key measures are needed to ensure that transparency and accountability are rooted in the world of money?
during this session global leaders will showcase emerging solutions and initiatives that are creating positive change. the session aims to define key actions and safeguards that governments, the private sector as well as civil society must take on to ensure that transparency and accountability standards are rooted in the world of money.


Anna Bossman, Director of the Integrity and Anti-Corruption Department (IACD) of the African Development Bank (AfDB)

Gijs De Vries, Member of European Court of Auditors, Chair of the INTOSAI Working Group on Disaster-related Aid

Nicholas Shaxon, Author, journalist, and an Associate Fellow of Chatham House

Patrick Alley, Co-founder and Director of Global Witness

Raymond Baker, Director of Global Financial Integrity

Therese Lee, Global Ethics & Compliance Counsel at Google Inc.

William Bourdon, Lawyer, and founder of Sherpa

José Eduardo Cardoso, Minister of Justice, Brazil

Moderated by Stella Dawson, Editor, Governance and Anti-Corruption at Thomson Reuters Foundation

13:30 to 15:00 Lunch
15:00 to 17:00  

Focus Sessions

Opening Governments for the People: targeted transparency policies for better public service

Featuring IDB, Royal Ministry of Foreign Affairs Norway, Instituto Universitario de Investigación Ortega y Gasset Madrid, Neourbanismo Consultora, Corporación Transparencia por Colombia, Grupo Faro

Are we winning or failing in the fight against corruption?

A debate featuring Laurence Cockcroft, Frank Vogl & John Githongo

Transparency as part of security policies. Cases from Latin America*

Featuring TI, Asociación por una Sociedad Mas Justa, The Inter-American Dialog

Access to Information – Going beyond laws

Featuring Office of the Comptroller-General, Brazil; University of Dundee School of Law; Global Integrity Group; Petrobras; Instituto Federal de Acceso a la Información Pública México.

Sports Session

Clean Games Inside and Outside the Stadiums

Featuring Ethos Institute, Play the Game, United Nations Global Compact, World Bank, University of the Fraser Valley, Canada, Brazilian social network for just and sustainable cities, Office of the Comptroller General Brazil (CGU)

Access to Information – Going beyond laws

Featuring Office of the Comptroller-General, Brazil; University of Dundee School of Law; Global Integrity Group; Petrobras; Instituto Federal de Acceso a la Información Pública México.

17:00 to 17:30 Coffee Break
17:30 to 19:30  

Game Changers and Global Solutions

Game Changers Sessions

Downtown Community: The Camera is Mightier than the Pen… Using media to fight corruption

Featuring Downtown Community TV Centre, USA, Frontline Club Russia

Youth, ICT, Music in Anti-Corruption*

Featuring Global Youth Anti-Corruption Network (GYAC), Insitituto Soma Brasil, Partnership for Governance/Kemitraan, TI

Mobilising metropolis: New approaches for fighting corruption in the context of rapid urbanisation

Featuring TI, Urban Projects Bureau, AVINA, UN Habitat

Corruption and Health: Good practice examples in different health care settings

Featuring Max Planck Institute, Boston University School of Public Health, U4 Anti-Corruption Resource Centre (U4), Proética

Global Solutions Sessions

Whistleblowers and Official Secrecy, Corruption and Repression

Featuring the Government Accountability Project, Forbes Magazine

After Rio+20: Promoting Transparency and Sustainability in the Water/Energy/Food Security Nexus

Featuring Transparency International, University of São Paulo, World Wildlife Fund for Nature, GDF Suez Energy Brasil, Sri Lanka Water Partnership, Water Integrity Network, International Water and Sanitation Centre (IRC)

Illicit Financial Flows: Plugging the Leaks to Curtail Corruption and Promote Economic Development

Featuring Task Force on Financial Integrity and Economic Development, Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Societies in transition: how corruption frustrates change

Featuring International Law Association, Transparency International

19:30 – 20:30 Free Time
20:30 – 24:00 Gala Dinner
*The Conference Agenda is subject to change