20141209Dealing with requests for petty bribesContentCoffey has launched a special blog series to coincide with International Anti-Corruption Day today.

Corruption can hinder development and contributes to poverty, instability and decreased quality of life. Our series looks at how development professionals can reduce the risks corruption in a variety of contexts.

The first of our three-part blog series, released today, talks about mitigating corruption risks in grant making and management. Additional posts will be released throughout the week.

International Anti-Corruption Day was established in 2003, and raises awareness of corruption and the role of the United Nations Convention against Corruption in combating and preventing it.