Combating Global Corruption

January 24, 2020 05:30 PM
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Combating Global Corruption

Corruption, the abuse of public funds for private gain, has impoverished otherwise resource-rich countries, siphoning hundreds of millions, if not billions of dollars, from developing and developed countries alike, which otherwise could be used for economic development. Host Carol Castiel and VOA TV Senior Analyst Jeffrey Young, talk with Frank Vogl, Founder of Transparency International, one of the foremost organizations fighting worldwide corruption, about the adverse impact of corruption and what can be done to combat it.