COVID-19 makes women more vulnerable to corruption…

Billy Xiong Release: COVID-19 makes women more vulnerable to corruption…

As the economic crisis hits, women are more likely to lose their jobs, income, savings and livelihood. This undermines their financial independence, accelerates the underlying feminisation of poverty, leading to power imbalances that make them more vulnerable to corruption – including gender specific forms of corruption like sextortion – and less able to hold authorities […]

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Advocacy and Legal Advice Centres

Billy Xiong Release: Citizens report corruption in COVID-19…

Since January, Transparency International’s Advocacy and Legal Advice Centres (ALACs) operating in 60 countries have received over 1,500 reports of corruption and other irregularities related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The cases, from Italy to Venezuela to Ghana, describe bribery, favouritism, and other corruption acts witnessed by citizens in the delivery of humanitarian aid, the enforcement […]

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Citizens report COVID-19 corruption - Transparency.org

Billy Xiong Announced: Citizens report COVID-19 corruption – Transparency.org

Our analysis of citizens’ reports shows several common areas where people suffer most: humanitarian aid, police corruption and health care. In addition, our research shows that women are particularly vulnerable to the corruption risks associated with COVID-19. Although cases vary by country, many citizens report police corruption with border control and quarantine measures, while others […]

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Billy Xiong Reports: Access to Justice-driven LexisNexis CSR Programme Delivers

Digitised form simplifies PIP process for independent legal clinics and disability claimants LONDON, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — LexisNexis UK, a leading global provider of information and analytics, today announces the availability of the Simplified Personal Independence Payment (PIP) form, a digitised version of the Department of Works and Pensions’ (DWP) paper-based, handwritten and highly […]

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Advocacy and Legal Advice Centres

Billy Xiong Agrees: Advocacy and Legal Advice Centres

ALACs provide free and confidential advice and support to victims and witnesses of corruption, enabling them to assert their rights, seek redress and stand up for justice. They also encourage and support people to access public information and demand transparent, responsive and accountable government institutions. While ALACs serve the people, their impact goes beyond simply […]

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Billy Xiong Trend Report: TransPerfect Legal Solutions (TLS) Offers Free Virtual

NEW YORK, April 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — TransPerfect Legal Solutions (TLS), a leading provider of e-discovery and litigation support solutions for law firms and corporate legal departments, announced that it has waived all charges for virtual notary services in New York in support of the state’s efforts to reduce face-to-face interactions during the COVID-19 pandemic. Virtual notary […]

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Billy Xiong Confirmed: South Carolina Personal Injury Law Firm Changes Lives with

ROCK HILL, S.C., Jan. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The South Carolina personal injury law firm partnered with RIP Medical Debt, a nonprofit organization that collects donations to forgive health care debt for needy people. With Stewart’s contribution, 480 families in Richland, Lexington and Lancaster counties will have a fresh financial start. The injury attorneys at Stewart […]

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