Below is an announcement/invitation to the meeting of the Committee on International Criminal Law, Criminal Justice Section, ABA on Nov. 20, where Lemarque Campbell, Program Director, AntiCorruption and Media Freedom, International Lawyers Project, will discuss “Current and Emerging Anti-CorruptionTrends in the Caribbean.” You need to register (free) to attend in person or you can dial-in.
Bruce Zagaris, Committee co-chair
Below please find the dial in for the International committee meeting: Saturday, November 20, 2021, at 11:15 AM-12:45 PM Eastern Time.
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- Introduction and opening remarks
- Lemarque Campbell, Program Director, Anti-Corruption and Media Freedom, International Lawyers Project, Current and Emerging Trends for Combating Corruption in the Caribbean.
- Committee Newsletter & Membership
- Future CLE Events
- Other Busines
Lemarque Campbell will discuss current and prospective anti-corruption efforts that transcend national boundaries when it comes to generating and operationalizing anti-corruption policies and measures within the Commonwealth Caribbean, a region with limited research conducted on anti-corruption topics overall. In particular, he will discuss some of the efforts by the Commonwealth Secretariat to establish and support regional anti-corruption efforts among prosecutors and other agencies. He will also discuss ongoing efforts in various countries to strengthen anti-corruption laws, such as the disclosure regime for public officials.
Lemarque Campbell is an international anti-corruption specialist, currently based in Washington, D.C. He has advised governments, international organizations, private entities and civil society organizations on laws and policies that address international anti-bribery, corruption and fraud; transparency and accountability; governance, risk, integrity and ethics; and private and public sector compliance. Previously, he practiced law at a leading corporate law firm in The Bahamas. He also led the accreditation process for the Transparency International (TI) Contact in The Bahamas. Additionally, he has lived in the former Soviet Republic of Georgia for two years, where he worked as a legal analyst for TI Georgia. He also served as an anti-corruption consultant to various organizations such as the U.S. Department of State, the Commonwealth Secretariat, the International Development Law Organization (IDLO) and TI-Secretariat. Some of his publications on the Caribbean region include the first Bahamas Corruption Barometer Report, which is based on the TI Global Corruption Barometer series; a report on The Bahamas’s progress towards achieving the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 16; and a chapter in a forthcoming Commonwealth Secretariat publication on anti-corruption successes in the Commonwealth Caribbean. Lemarque is admitted as a lawyer to both the Bar of England & Wales and The Bahamas Bar. He holds a master’s degree in Law from the University of Bristol, UK and a master’s degree in Anti-Corruption Studies from the International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA), Austria.