Rule of Law in Governance: Public Sector Corruption
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Corruption and corrupt practices are seemingly endemic in the public sector. What are the current steps that have been taken to curtail or control them? How effective are these steps? Is there a need for new code of conduct that international law organizations can adopt to help combat this perennial menace?
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