Public protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane at her impeachment hearing in Cape Town.
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Past controversies and their impacts show how important it is to make the right appointment to the position.
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The report casts important light on a growing threat to Australian parliamentary democracy: the exercise of public power by unaccountable ministerial advisors.
A CEO’s word choices can help with figuring out their level of integrity.
Strong values and principles are key traits in effective business leaders – but they can come with tendencies to take fewer risks and be less proactive or innovative.
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This week, Politics with Michelle Grattan features independent MP Kate Chaney. They discuss climate change, integrity, the economy, challenges of the job and more
Matshela Koko, former acting group CEO of Eskom, testifies at the state capture commission in 2021.
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The culture of impunity that has lingered since the presidency of Jacob Zuma has to give way to a new era of integrity and accountability.
The integrity of the academic project should underscore universities’ work at all times.
Where both capacity and integrity are weak, dysfunction is inevitable.
Australia slipped from 7th to 18th in the rankings over the past decade. But this year we’ve climbed back to 13th thanks to reforms in key areas including the new National Anti-Corruption Commission.
In this podcast Michelle and Amanda Dunn canvass federal parliament's final sitting week of the year, including the House of Representatives' censure of Scott Morrison and the flurry of legislation
It’s the biggest reform to federal public accountability for over 40 years, though questions remain over whether it’s been designed sufficiently to weather future political storms.
Robodebt sent a clear message to Australians that their government did not trust them.
Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus introducing Labor’s integrity bill in the House of Representatives.
While Labor is close to delivering an historic integrity reform, there are wrinkles still to be ironed out.
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Michelle and Amanda Dunn, the Conversation's politics editor, canvass Anthony Albanese's announcement of ten "everyday" Australians who will travel with him to the UK on Thursday for the Queen's funeral
Politics with Michelle Grattan: Crossbencher Helen Haines on Morrison and integrity.
Michelle Grattan speaks with Independent MP Helen Haines about a national integrity commission and Scott Morrison's secret appointment to five different ministries
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The release of an independent report into the New York trade appointment will not put an end to questions of integrity, culture and accountability - because the right questions are not being asked.
National significance: Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk with fellow premiers and prime minister Anthony Albanese.
With one exception, it offers refreshing guidance to jurisdictions across Australia showing signs of complacency about integrity.
The level of education of the political class is not the key to progress.
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Labor has proposed a robust commission with strong powers, coupled with checks and balances to ensure it does not abuse its powers.
Australian politics will never be the same after the stunning success of teal candidates at the 2022 federal election.
New research looks at the complex reasons a leader’s political career might end, from the perspectives of those who are no longer politicians.
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One of the Morrison government’s biggest challenges in this election campaign is the rise of the so-called ‘teals’.