A new country in our #whistleblowing reviews is the UAE: all thanks to its recent initiative on witness protection. When the largest economies choose to stand on the whistleblowers' side (sooner or later), it becomes a good sign of strengthening compliance standards.
How come Singapore is one of the most developed and prosperous economic centres on Earth, but does not have a robust whistleblowing protection system? The secret lies in its cultural values and complimentary anticorruption laws. Greet a jewel in our coverage of Asian whistleblowing laws and compliance systems.
A long history of Ukrainian anticorruption project is directly connected with the number of amendments to the law (and we sincerely hope that even more are on the way). Who are whistleblowers and why they should get a reward? We will discuss what unique Ukrainian law has and how it resembles the European Directive of 2019.
Even small countries make big steps towards ethical work environment — we've got Trinidad and Tobago on our list with 'whistleblower law'! Even though the law hasn't passed yet, we'll have a closer look at its perspectives.
There are always two kinds of people: those who don't pay taxes and those who keep silent about it. New EU Directive is aimed to fix both issues and has announced stringent measures according to it. We prepared a long-awaited important long read about benefits — will you notice some pitfalls?
We are expanding the geography of our research on ethics — now the Asian part of the world should show what it has on whistleblowing. What did we find and what does it have to do with trends, freedom and corruption?
We absolutely can't miss this news: Ukrainian parliament adopted an amendment to the law "On Preventing Corruption". What whistleblowers are promised now?
Some changes take a lot of time to come into force — that's exactly the case of Poland. Does external pressure (like the EU legislation) help to accelerate them?
Germany is a unique example of functioning laws: even without an ad hoc law on whistleblowing, it stays among countries with extensive political rights. What was done and how it works in 2019?
The more the better — we support this approach talking about whistleblower initiatives. Now we have one more country in our list, Bosnia and Herzegovina. It's a small guide on policy, politics and protection.