Afghanistan’s Newspaper Etilaaz Roz Nominated for 2020 Anti-Corruption Award

in Afghan Business

Afghanistan’s Newspaper Etilaaz Roz Nominated for 2020 Anti-Corruption Award

Afghan journalist Zaki Daryabi, Editor-in-Chief of newspaper Etilaat Roz, is among the list of shortlisted nominees for the 2020 Anti-Corruption Award selected by the Anti-Corruption Committee of Transparency International.

Transparency International has shortlisted four nominees for the 2020 Anti-Corruption Award from 228 nominated individuals and institutions. More than 400 nominations were received, mostly from members of the public.

“The four nominees shortlisted for the 2020 Anti-Corruption Award have all worked tirelessly to expose, challenge and end corruption. Their stories also highlight the very serious risks and dangers involved by doing so,” said Samuel Kimeu, Chair of the Anti-Corruption Award Committee. “These nominations are a reflection not just of their successes in the struggle against corruption, but the inspirational determination and courage they have shown in their work.”

Zaki Daryabi and his newspaper Etilaat Roz have a prominent role in challenging government corruption. Operating on a financial shoestring, Etilaat Roz provides hope and sends a clear message of courage, dedication and determination in the struggle to investigate, expose and challenge corruption in Afghanistan.

“The shortlisting of Etilaat Roz for Transparency International’s 2020 Anti-Corruption Award demonstrates that corruption is a global challenge. In our deeply interconnected world, corruption is not a local or regional issue. Corruption is a global menace and fighting it anywhere it appears is our collective responsibility.” – Zaki Daryabi

The Anti-Corruption Award honours remarkable organisations and individuals, including journalists, prosecutors, government officials, and civil society leaders who expose and fight corruption. A committee of seven people from the board of Transparency International and the wider anti-corruption movement serves as the jury. Nominations for this year’s award were submitted by the public and Transparency International chapters.

The winner will be announced Wednesday 2 December in a ceremony at the 19[th] International Anti-Corruption Conference (https://iaccseries.org/) (IACC).


Tags assigned to this article:
Etilaat Rozzaki daryabi

Related Articles

Gold, petrol rates down in Kabul

Pajhwok Afghan News Weekly Price Report-Gold and petrol prices decreased during the outgoing week in Kabul, where the rate of

Water Shortage in Nimruz Province

South-western Nimruz province is suffering from water shortage, despite the plentiful Helmand River running through the region. Residents have called

National Solidarity Program executes 170 projects in Kunduz

As many as 170 development projects were completed under the National Solidarity Program (NSP) in northern Kunduz province. The projects

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Write a Comment

Your e-mail address will not be published.
Required fields are marked*

cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china Cheap eBooks Buy eBooks Online Discount eBooks Cheap eBooks Buy eBooks Online Discount eBooks Cheap eBooks Buy eBooks Online Discount eBooks cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china cheap nba jerseys from china wholesale nba jerseys from china discount nba jerseys from china