Presentation on theme: "Existing Corruption Circumstances in Thailand Widespread and rampant corruption particularly in political system. Estimates that bribe-taking ranging."— Presentation transcript:
Existing Corruption Circumstances in Thailand Widespread and rampant corruption particularly in political system. Estimates that bribe-taking ranging from 25 to 35% of the government budget i.e. particularly in procurement, construction, and investment projects (2012 UTCC Survey Project) The estimated total amount is over 300,000 million baht or 10,000 million US dollars or more than 2.5 % of GDP. Corruption in mega projects are prevalent and difficult to trace i.e. rice pledging scheme, etc.
ACT, formerly titled as Anti- Corruption Network (ACN), was established in June 2011 by the business-led network in the purpose to lessen and counter corruption which is the major problem that obstructs Thailand development. Now, we have 47 members, including professional associations, educational institutes and social groups, closely collaborated with each other in many projects and campaigns.
Board of Trade of Thailand Stock Exchange of Thailand United Nations Development Program : Thailand Thai Institute of Directors Department of International Trade Promotion Securities and Exchange Commission Office of the National Anti- Corruption Commission Office of Public Sector Anti- Corruption Commission The Federation of Thai Industries Thai Health Promotion Foundation University of the Thai Chamber of Commerce Rangsit University Dhurakij Pundit University King Mongkuts University of Technology Thonburi The Thai Bankers Association
VALUE/PRINCIPLE MISSION VISION 1. Built TRUST & REPUTATION. Ensure that we are the reliable center and well-equipped for anti-corruption development programs. (Be a Leading Force) 2. Strengthen CONNECTIVITY & EMPOWERMENT among our networks and society as a whole, nationally and internationally. (Be a Networker & Facilitator) TO BE A SOCIAL POWER THAT DRIVES PEOPLES & THAILAND TO DEMOLISH CORRUPTION 3. Reinforce anti-corruption POLICIES at the state level as well as business level. (Be a Catalyst) 4. Promote & support ROLE MODELS either at the organization or individual level. (Be a Promoter) Independent & Neutral Integrity Transparency Accountability
OUR MISSIONS IN SHORT Support Build trust Build network CollaborationEmpower Promote
OUR STRATEGY PREVENT DEFEAT State Private & Public DISCLOSE PROMOTE
Rice pledging scheme and farm storage loan. Compiling Campaign: Corruption committed by public sectors that apply their power, laws and regulations to take advantage of private ones. The cases will be disclosed and pass on to NACC. 12 ISCLOSE D
REVEN T Disclosure of price and cost structure of Government Projects. 1 P Watchdog Project. 3 Push forward and submit Integrity Pact for Government to implement in all Government Projects. 2 Promote transparency on Authority License approval. 4
REVEN T P Public debates on Flood Rehabilitation Budget 120 million Bath and 350 million Bath. 6 Public debates on 2.2 trillion Bath transportation investment. 5 Set up practice and regulations on transparency for Private Sectors. 7
ROMOTE P Create short documentary films regarding to corruption issues disseminated to public at the beginning of the year Youth 2020 establishment project. 2 Promote ethics and anti-corruption attitudes among colleges and universities students.
ROMOTE P Compose soul-stirring songs on the purpose to encourage meritocracy and anti-corruption attitude among public. 4 Roadshow to Chamber of Commerce in up- country, training and lecturing in educational institutes on behalf of Watchdog Project. 5