III Chair Mark Wolf on BBC’s HARDTalk III Chair Mark Wolf debates the concept of the IACC with Harvard Law School Professor Matthew Stephenson on the “Bribe, Swindle, or Steal” Podcast by TRACE International
The desire for honest, transparent, and accountable government knows no bounds. The people of Ukraine want and need help to oust corrupt leaders. With activists willing to sacrifice for this cause, the rest of the world can do more.
— Christian Science Monitor
“It is time for an International Anti-Corruption Court” by Richard Goldstone and Paul Hoffman of South Africa Entebbe Workshop Resolutions on the African Legal Frameworks for Preventing, Combating, Investigating, Prosecuting and Punishing the Corrupt Mark Wolf's "The World Needs an International Anti-Corruption Court" published in Dædalus, the Journal of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences Justice Richard Goldstone and Dr. Robert Rotberg make the case for the International Anti-Corruption Court on the Global Anticorruption Blog
Corruption is not the absence of laws against corruption, but the inability of legal institutions to apply the law against corrupt officials
— Day After India
The problem of corruption is not the absence of laws against corruption, but the inability of legal institutions to apply the law against corrupt officials and accomplices
— India Today
Mark Wolf gives keynote speech at Inaugural Corruption and Human Rights Symposium at the Harvard Kennedy School's Carr Center Jose Ugaz joins Integrity Initiatives International Board Integrity Initiatives International receives grant from National Endowment for Democracy
According to the OECD, corruption costs more than five percent of global gross domestic product. In other words, what developing nations receive in foreign aid is just one-tenth of what they lose in illicit financial flows.
— ABC Australia's Fran Kelly Interview with Mark Wolf
There’s almost a complete correlation between the countries that have the most corrupt leadership and those that are most abusive of their citizens’ human rights.
— Mark Wolf in an interview with ABC Australia
Grand corruption costs the global economy countless billions every year, but is the world doing enough to tackle the issue?
— Asia and the Pacific Policy Society interview with Mark Wolf
Contributors to the American Academy of Arts & Sciences quarterly publication
Daedalus met on June 25-27, 2017 to discuss their contributions to the publication's "Anti-Corruption" issue that aspires to compile best practices on anti-corruption efforts. III Chair and U.S. District Court Judge Mark L. Wolf spoke on a panel titled, 'Challenging Corrupt Practices: America, Brazil, Globally.'
Because corrupt countries usually endure corrupt judiciaries...and because prosecuting perpetrators of venal or grand corruption is often an exercise in futility...[t]he establishment of an International Anti-Corruption Court (IACC) to fulfill those needs thus makes eminently good sense.
— Robert Rotberg in his new book, "The Corruption Cure: How Citizens and Leaders Can Combat Graft" (Princeton University Press, 2017)
Corruption is illegal in all counties and is intimately linked to the lack of respect of human rights.
— La Prensa
Las redes de corrupción florecen gracias a la impunidad que se genera cuando los líderes de una nación no permiten que funcionen las leyes para castigar a sus colegas, amigos, familiares y, principalmente, a ellos mismos.
Two trillion dollars are paid annually on bribes - the elicit flow of money from corruption is enormous
— BBC Newshour Extra
We need an anti-corruption court to stamp out corruption
— The Washington Post
The case for an international anti-corruption court
— The Brookings Institute
There are some forms of corruption so grave and whose effect on human life, human rights and human welfare are so catastrophic that they should shock the conscience of the international community and mobilize the will of nations to act across borders
— Global Organization of Parliamentarians Against Corruption (GOPAC)