Transparency International Opens Office in Afghanistan
Transparency Afghanistan has officially become the national contact of Transparency International in Afghanistan.
Alejandro Salas, head of the global movement, spoke at the launch event in Kabul on Tuesday via a video link, and said: “Transparency International recognizes Transparency Afghanistan as a contact office in Afghanistan and Transparency Afghanistan will become #Transparency_International’s_national chapter subject to the fulfillment of Transparency International guidelines and procedures.”
“Amidst a very challenging landscape we have found many champions of #anti-corruption among both in government and civil society in Afghanistan,” he said.
Transparency International is a coalition of chapters in more than 100 countries across the globe with an international secretariat in Berlin.
Transparency International has been leading the fight against corruption for the last 27 years.