Example in practice
In Costa Rica, a political scandal linked former presidents Miguel Angel Rodríguez and José María Figueres to the French company Alcatel, which had given them bribes and political contributions inexchange for awarding the telecommunications giant the country’s cell phone network.
—— Global Organization of Parliamentarians against Corruption (GOPAC).
—— Open Secrets.
—— TI Policy Position: Standards on Political Funding and Favours.
—— U4 Resource Centre : Political Corruption Cases.
56 Transparency International. Business Principles for Countering Bribery (Berlin, Germany: Transparency International 2003).