On 31 October 2003, the General Assembly adopted the United Nations Convention against Corruption (resolution 58/4). The Convention entered into force in December 2005.
The Assembly designated 9 December as International Anti-Corruption Day, to raise awareness of corruption and of the role of the Convention in combating and preventing it.
UNO Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon"s Message on International Anti-Corruption Day
"On this International Anti-Corruption Day, let us pledge to do our part by cracking down on corruption, shaming those who practice it and engendering a culture that values ethical behaviour."
Anti-Corruption Legislation - Papers and Articles
FORMULATING AN EFFECTIVE ANTI-CORRUPTION STRATEGY – THE EXPERIENCE OF HONG KONG ICAC
By Mr Tony KWOK Man-wai
The Effectiveness of Anticorruption Policy - What has worked? - 2011 paper
World Bank 2000