13th International Anti-Corruption Conference
Convened in Athens, Greece, the 13th Annual International Anti-Corruption Conference (IACC) brought together business leaders, heads of state, community organizers, faith leaders, media representatives, government enforcers, and investigators to discuss a wide range of topics relating to corruption. Approximately 1300 leaders from 135 countries addressed conflict and violence, natural resource exploitation, the slow response to climate change, and deepening global inequalities. Development assistance during times of economic turmoil was also addressed and summarized in an epilogue, the Athens Agenda on Corruption and Sustainable Development. Speakers included former secretary general of Amnesty International Irene Khan and HRH Prince El Hassan Bin Talal of Jordan.