The resource guide builds on the UNDP guidebook, Tackling Integrity Risks in Government Contracts (2017), which provides a methodology for governments to assess normative gaps and loopholes that can lead to corruption in government contracts. Through this guide, UNDP promotes the adoption of a collective action - a multi-stakeholder approach where governments, citizen, and the private sector work together to strengthen transparency and openness in public procurement systems. It maps out existing…

Posted on April 30, 2021


Business integrity goes well beyond anti-corruption compliance, and touches upon diversity, inclusion and gender equality. Phenomena like discrimination, gender pay gap, exclusion from business opportunities, bullying, and sexual and other types of harassment are all examples of integrity flaws that not only hamper the internal environment of a company, but also impact the lives of their employees and the communities in which they live. Recognizing and addressing these problems is key for…

Posted on March 12, 2021


The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are a universal call to end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure that all people enjoy peace and prosperity by 2030. Partnerships and buy in from private sector are crucial to achieving these goals. Goal 16 of the SDGs calls for Peace, Justice, and Strong Institutions. Businesses can specifically support Goal 16 by eliminating corruption in their operations and their supply chains. This action also affects private sector achievement of additional goals…

Posted on December 21, 2020


The Infrastructure Transparency Index (ITI) is an instrument of CoST – the Infrastructure Transparency Initiative (CoST) that measures levels of transparency and the quality of processes related to public infrastructure at both national and sub-national levels. Collaboratively designed and based on international good practice and lessons learned, its objective is to provide stakeholders with quality information that serves to promote transparency and improve the management of public…

Posted on December 15, 2020


Businesses are one of the main actors contributing to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals. This manual was developed by the Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry (VCCI) under the framework of the a Government-Business Integrity Initiative (GBII), with funding from the UK Prosperity Fund. The publication aims to promote efficient corporate governance, responsible business practices and business integrity in Viet Nam.

Posted on December 15, 2020