Information Brief: USAID's Expanded Approach to Anticorruption

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Corruption undermines development efforts and threatens national security. USAID’s 2004 anticorruption approach broadly aimed to counter corruption occurring within host-country boundaries, while their 2022 approach expands this focus to include additional forms of corruption at the country, regional, and global levels. This information brief summarizes USAID’s approaches to anticorruption and provides a snapshot of the Agency’s anticorruption efforts in Asia.