Artikel: Antibribery Efforts in Brazil

In 1997, Brazil signed the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Officials in International Business Transactions. Since then, the country has been working diligently to enact legislation to fight bribery in international business and has subjected itself to the peer review process of the Working Group of the OECD Convention. 

Despite significant strides, there’s still a long way to go. Large protests in 2014 and 2015 against government corruption throughout Brazil added visibility and a sense of urgency to the country’s antibribery efforts, while a recent corruption case involving Brazil’s own national oil company Petrobas underscores that work remains in implementing and, more importantly, enforcing antibribery laws.

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