How Corrupt is the United Nations?

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- Of $100-billion-plus worth of transactions, $1.8 billion diverted as illicit payments
- More than 2,200 companies were involved
- Illicit kickbacks came from companies and individuals from 66 countries
- Illicit surcharges were paid by companies from or registered in around 40 countries

Source: Global Economy- Governance and Corruption, World Bank Global Seminar Series 2006

Related:

Volcker Report

A review of UN procurement systems by NIGP

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