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The Dominican chapter of Transparency International, Participación Ciudadana, announced on Tuesday, 31 January 2023 that the Dominican Republic had moved from 128 to 123 in the Corruption Perceptions Index – IPC 2022. The organization states that there is much to be done to fix corruption in the Dominican Republic.

Transparency International issues the index as a guide to actions a country take to combat corruption.According to the CPI 2022 results, the Dominican Republic scored 32/100 and gained four points during the last two years as a result of measures that strengthened the independence of the Public Ministry and other control entities; reinforced transparency in public procurement, in addition to the enactment of the Extinction of Domain Law, a central legal instrument to combat corruption and organized crime.

The Participacion Ciudadana press...

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