Private Sector

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Any company, household and institution that is not controlled by the public sector and which is run for private profit. Instances of private sector corruption are characterized by groups from this sector serving as the key actors influencing the decisions and taking the actions that lead to abuses.59

Example in practice
In 2006, regional leaders attending the World Economic Forum on Africa expressed their support for transparent, national-level institutions to ensure clear rules of the game and a stable businessenvironment that would attract and keep companies operating in their countries. Listed among the toppriority areas to tackle were corruption and crime.60
Relevant links
—— Global Compact
—— International Chamber of Commerce: Anti-Corruption.
—— Transparency International: Private Sector
OECD Glossary of Statistical Terms
United Nations Development Programme, Tackling Corruption, Transforming Lives: Accelerating Human Development in the Asia and the Pacific (New Delhi: Macmillan, 2008).
60 IFC press release: “IFC Puts Commitments into Action in Africa