Category - Corruption

#TheWardPost Biden's Summit CHallenges to Democracy Corruption Human Rights

Biden’s Summit to address challenges to Democracy, Corruption, and Human Rights

Biden’s Summit to address challenges to Democracy, Corruption, and Human Rights Ambassador Curtis A. Ward (13 August 2021) –– I applaud U.S. President Joseph Biden, Jr. for his proposed virtual “Summit for Democracy”. The Summit, which is set for December 9-10, 2021, will be the first of two summits to be organized and hosted by the American President that “will bring together leaders from government, civil society, and the private sector to set forth an affirmative agenda...

Corruption Crime and Security

Corruption Matters – Cut Links to Transnational Crimes

Corruption Matters  Cut Links to Transnational Crimes By Ambassador Curtis A. Ward (03 March 2917) –– A recent headline in The Gleaner, a Jamaica newspaper (26 Feb. 2017), “6-Month Deadline! – Holness Gives Cabinet Members Time to Prove Their Worth” gave me pause and reason to celebrate.  At least so I thought.  Why was I celebrating? I totally misinterpreted the meaning of the word “Worth.” My initial interpretation was that the Prime Minister Andrew Holness-led...