To support States parties' efforts to fully implement the United Nations Convention against Corruption, UNODC delivers technical assistance in various corruption-related thematic areas, such as prevention, education, asset recovery, integrity in the criminal justice system, etc.
Close linkages exist between corruption and various specific areas, such as sports or wildlife and forest crime. UNODC
explores these linkages with the aim to increase the understanding of the far-reaching impact of corruption and to support
States in developing effective and targeted responses.
The United Nations Convention against Corruption is the only legally binding universal anti-corruption instrument. It provides key tools to foster accountability, integrity and transparency in times of crisis, in and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic. Read more»
All over the world, societies are increasingly reliant on identification information. Identity-related information about individuals is used e.g. for banking, shopping, travelling and collecting social assistance. Increasingly, such information also includes biometric information. Read more»