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Expert-led events

Corruption is a sensitive topic. We facilitate dialogue within the anti-corruption community via our events, webinars, in-country workshops and headquarter visits.

Anti-corruption encounters

We share our insights at research and policy events, to help advance general anti-corruption knowledge.

We hold short, thematic webinars on important challenges for anti-corruption and development cooperation

We also assist with staff training and policy advice at partner headquarters.

U4 workshops & headquarter visits

Our advisers facilitate dialogues between development partners at U4 in-country workshops. We can also assist with staff training and policy advice at headquarters.

What participants say

The workshops and information provided by U4 were of high quality and very useful and enjoyable.

– Governance specialist, Multilateral organisation working in Asia

Previous events

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Peru – Gender and corruption

8 May 2024


Addressing corruption to achieve Universal Health Coverage and advance Global Health Security

Corruption costs the health sector US$500 billion annually. Join us to discuss the impact of corruption on health systems and how to combat it.

Online or in-person at Bergen Global

2 November 2023


Kleptocrats' trusted helpers: The professions that enable illicit financial flows

An online publication launch on on how and at which stages professional enablers support kleptocrats, and how we can hold them accountable.

7 June 2023


Corruption, anti-corruption and environmental crimes in Peru: A focus on coordination and effectiveness 

(May/June 2023) Insights from research and investigative journalism, at the intersection of corruption, anti-corruption, and environmental crimes in…

Lima, Peru

1 May 2023


From fear to trust – enabling and protecting whistleblowers

Panel discussion on how to develop effective whistleblowing management systems that protect vulnerable individuals – join in person or online.

Bergen Global, Norway + online

21 March 2023


Angola – Natural resources and illicit financial flows

Webinar in May and in-country workshop late 2022/early 2023

31 December 2022


Armenia – Corruption risk assessments

13–14 October 2022

13 October 2022


Moldova – Systemic corruption interventions

19–21 September 2022

19 September 2022


Honduras – People's engagement

5–7 September 2022

5 September 2022


Mali – Managing corruption risks during activities with partners

Managing corruption risks with local authorities and partners in Mali: identifying challenges, entry points and coordination opportunities among…


22 June 2022


Ethiopia – Managing corruption risks with multilateral funds

20–21 April, 2022

20 April 2022


Do we need a Special Rapporteur on Anti-Corruption and if so, what should its mandate be?

Special Session for UNCAC CoSP Delegates By invitation only Video recording will be available after the event

Egypt, Sharm El-Sheikh

15 December 2021


Nepal – Building accountability of local governments

December 7–8, 2021

7 December 2021


Thailand – Integrity and water governance in the Mekong region

Options for improving water governance and what it means for local communities in Lao, Cambodia, and Vietnam.

Online event

22 November 2021


Progress and challenges in the quest for transparency to ensure equity in the Covid-19 vaccine deployment

A virtual discussion on the progress and challenges in the transparent deployment of Covid-19 vaccines.


4 November 2021


Strategic Litigation Against Public Participation – Crushing down anti-corruption defenders

Strategic Litigation Against Public Participation (SLAPP) has become common in many countries. SLAPP lawsuits aim to stop, suppress, and silence those…


30 September 2021

Event recording

Roundtable on the ISO 37001 anti-bribery standard: A donor agency opportunity to boost effectiveness?

The ISO 37001 standard presents a benchmark to define an anti-bribery management system. It also provides a state-of-the-art framework for use by any…


14 September 2021


Covid-19 vaccine development and roll-out: Improving transparency and accountability

June 11, 2021 15.00–16.30 Berlin, Germany 16.00–17.30 Nairobi, Kenya 09.00–10.30 Washington DC, USA 20.00–21.30 Jakarta, Indonesia

11 June 2021

Workshop Coordinator