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1 Corruption and Torture Charlie Burgon, Iñaki Albisu Ardigo, Phil Yates, Wei Shi

2 Concepts and context Cause Tool

3 Three scenarios  Systemic corruption: police officers arbitrarily arrest individuals; requesting bribes for their release.  Political affiliation: individuals are tortured for their affiliation with corrupt acts; momentum comes from higher in the hierarchy.  Institutional failure: Lack of adequate supervision facilitates embezzlement and poor management; deteriorated prison condition leads to ill-treatment.

4 Mechanisms Complies with regulations provides service/ duty Honours service makes rules; pays salary bribery extortion embezzlement fraud Monopoly + Discretion - Accountability The Lucifer effect Dehumanisation + Deindividuation

5 Solutions  DECREASE the discretion that agents have at their disposal  AVOID the concentration of authority  INCREASE accountability within the system so that agents are held accountable for their actions  INCREASE the salary of penal staffs and the risks of getting caught for malpractice

6 Concluding remarks  Not just a few bad apples  Alternative angle to interpret corruption and other malpractices  Collaboration will result in more practical achievements

7 Thank you


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