Course on “Corruption, goverment policy and society”


Political, administrative, electoral corruption, corruption in the private sector – these and other topics began to be discussed by the students of the academic anti-corruption certified program with Dr. Max Bader (Leiden University) in the course “Corruption, Public Policy and Society.Dr. Bader reveals different approaches to corruption, their essence, peculiarities and specifics. The topic of kleptocracy in the post-Soviet space was also discussed.Within the framework of this course the students also have an opportunity to listen to the lectures of Vitaly Shabunin, the chairman of the board of the NGO “Center for Combating Corruption” in Ukraine. He introduces listeners to the peculiarities of advocacy campaigns to promote anti-corruption reforms.We thank ACREC for the opportunity to speak with Vitaliy Shabunin.The Academic Anti-Corruption Certification Program is implemented in cooperation with the Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Kyrgyz Republic with the financial support of the Soros Foundation-Kyrgyzstan.