Media Releases

Media Release Civil Society challenges G20

22 June 2014

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At conclusion of the C20 conference in Melbourne they called on the G20 to tackle endemic corruption, confront the challenges of climate change and address the social and economic time bomb represented by the world’s unemployed youth.

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NZ Rugby Union Makes Strong Stand Against Corruption in Sport

2 April 2014

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New Zealand Rugby announced yesterday it was prohibiting everyone involved in professional, semi-professional, or any Rugby where players are paid, from betting on all forms of rugby anywhere in the world.

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Integrity Plus Release Media Release

9 December 2013

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New Zealand’s reputation for integrity needs active protection

Wellington, 9 December 2013 – A landmark report released today on International Anti-Corruption Day, by Transparency International New Zealand has revealed that serious and urgent action is needed to protect and extend integrity in this country.

Transparency International New Zealand Chair Suzanne Snively said, “Recent incidents and investigations of corruption, and increasing public concern, provide a compelling case for a more pro-active approach to these issues.

“Transparency International New Zealand has completed an independent and in-depth assessment of the quality of transparency and accountability in the public and private sectors, and the integrity of New Zealand’s overall governance systems.

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NZ Tops 2013 CPI

1 December 2013

On 3 December 2013, The Transparency International Secretariat in Berlin released its annual Global Corruption Perceptions Index. The Index, which ranks the public sector of 177 countries across the world, has consistently shown New Zealand as a country with a strong reputation for clean government. For 2013 Denmark and New Zealand tie for first place in the index due to perceptions that their public sectors have the lowest levels of corruption.

While welcoming this recognition for New Zealand, the local chapter of Transparency International is promising that its soon to be released assessment of New Zealand’s integrity, Integrity Plus New Zealand 2013 National Integrity System Assessment, will provide a much more detailed report on the country’s vulnerability to corruption.

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National Integrity System Assessment To Be Released TINZ Mr

17 November 2013

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Transparency International to report on New Zealand’s integrity systems

Wellington New Zealand

6:00 p.m., 19 November, 2013

Transparency International Annual General Meeting

Suzanne Snively Chair of Transparency International New Zealand said today that while New Zealand’s national integrity systems remain fundamentally strong, a new report to be released later this month finds there are increasing challenges.

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National Integrity System Assessment New Zealand 2013 Media Release

17 November 2013

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In 2012 and 2013 Transparency International New Zealand undertook New Zealand’s second National Integrity System Assessment. This study was designed to be more comprehensive, more consultative and more effective than its first NIS published 10 years ago. It has proceeded from a strict assessment into an active implementation phase.

This project is a substantial commitment on the part of TINZ and its partners to create a definitive roadmap for a corruption intolerant New Zealand.

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TINZ Press Release OECD ABC Progress Report for NZ 2013

5 October 2013

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Corruption Report 2013 Finds New Zealand Still Has More Work To Do. TINZ Press Release

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New Zealand Joins The Open Government Partnership Media Release

19 September 2013

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Transparency International New Zealand Welcomes Prime Minister’s News: NZ to join Open Government Partnership.

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Media Release NIS Emergent Findings

13 May 2013

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Press Release about publication of emergent findings of the TINZ Integrity Plus NIS independent review of New Zealand’s National Integrity Systems.

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