Personal tools

New case study on addressing corruption in Romania

Partners Foundation for Local Development (FPDL) in Romania led a systemic process to address the roots of corruption in local government. This case study details the process they used and the results of their intervention.

FPDL's strategic and participatory approach to anti-corruption in the town of Craiova has been recognized with a United Nations Public Service Award for “Preventing and combating corruption in the public service.”

“you can catch far more flies with honey, in a far more effective way, than going after them one by one."

In this case study, the authors demonstrate the effectiveness of working from inside local government to reduce corruption, rather than pressuring the system from the outside. When courageous leaders and public managers want to address their organizations' vulnerability to corruption, they can be supported by skilled facilitators, anti-corruption practitioners and competent experts using a collaborative approach.

To view document online, click here.

To download and print document as a pdf, click here.

Document Actions
Youth as Peacemakers in Tribal Yemen

Supporting young men and women in Yemen to realize their potential as conflict mediators, advocates, and community leaders.

read more
In Memoriam- Amb. Samuel Lewis

Partners would like to extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Ambassador Samuel W. Lewis. Sam served on our board for 14 years and was a big part of our growth and success. He was always a voice for caution and realism and made us think about our work and programs critically. He will be missed greatly.

read more
One Year in the Voluntary Principles: A Practical Report

After one year as a member of the NGO pillar of the Voluntary Principles on Security & Human Rights, PDCI shares a report on how we have been helping translate high-level dialogue between extractive businesses, governments, and civil society into concrete improvements for local communities.

read more

1779 Massachusetts Ave, NW, Suite 515, Washington, DC 20036

TEL: 202-942-2166 FAX: 202-939-0606