The risk of corruption is significantly heightened in environments where the reporting of wrongdoing is not supported or protected. Whistleblowing is an essential element for safeguarding the public interest and for promoting a culture of public accountability and integrity. The majority of OECD countries have recently passed legislation protecting whistleblowers and yet, despite being high on the agenda, successful whistleblowing stories are rare.

Programm OCDE Whistleblower Protection Seminar 16-17_June