Campaign Central / Tag: Whistleblower Protec

Germany

January 25, 2017

As the last country in Europe to ratify the UN Convention against Corruption, Germany’s performance in fighting corruption is matched by its poor record in protecting whistleblowers from retaliation. Germany’s…

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Czech Republic

January 24, 2017

Since 2015 the Czech government and its civil society partners, with support of EU and other taxpayer funds, have spent hundreds of thousands of euros to publicize their plans to pass a whistleblower protection…

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Croatia

January 24, 2017

Following the formation of a conservative-led government under Prime Minister Tihomir Orešković in January 2016, officials began what has been described as a “triple attack on autonomous media, civil society…

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Xnet and Barcelona Municipality launch whistleblower platform

January 20, 2017

In a poineer project, the activist project XNet, in cooperation with Barcelona City Hall, launched the first public Anti-Corruption Complaint Box on January 19. The new mailbox makes Barcelona City…

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Case 2 – Clare Sardari – UK

January 16, 2017

The Whistleblower: Clare Sardari, Organizational Development Officer, South Devon Healthcare NHS Trust The disclosure: During the recruitment process for a new diversity manager in her team,…

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Case 1 - Anonymous - Germany

January 16, 2017

The Whistleblower: Anonymous employee in a wastewater treatment plant in the area around in Bavaria. The disclosure: In July 2014, the employee of a small public wastewater treatment plant near…

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LuxLeaks: European whistleblowers need comprehensive protection

January 14, 2017

It was an impressive sight: 200 protesters chanting “Merci Antoine” in the court of Luxembourg’s Judiciary City in support of LuxLeaks Whistleblower Antoine Deltour. In a spectacular appeals trial, the…

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