MACN’s India Initiative Shortlisted for Basel’s 2023 Anti-Corruption Collective Action Award

The Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN) is delighted that its India initiative, launched in July 2022, has been shortlisted as one of the three finalist organisations for the 2023 Anti-Corruption Collective Action Award by the Jury of the Basel Institute on Governance in Switzerland. The award is the first edition of the Basel Institute’s Asia-Pacific Anti-Corruption […]

FIVE WEEKS TO GO! MACN’s Fall Members Meeting

We are looking forward to welcoming all of our Members at the 2023 Fall Members Meeting, taking place on September 26-28 at the Taj Mahal Palace & Tower in Mumbai. We have planned an exciting agenda with a combination of workshops and plenary sessions. Hear from MACN’s CEO, Cecilia Muller Torbrand, here:  

SCCE/HCCA Compliance Perspective Podcast with MACN’s CEO on Collective Action

MACN’s CEO, Cecilia Müller Torbrand, was featured on an in-depth SCCE and HCCA Compliance Perspectives podcast with Adam Turteltaub. In the podcast, Cecilia explains about MACN’s collective action approach and how the network has grown to include almost 200 companies. She highlights that success has been driven by a focus on solutions rather than finger pointing. Listen […]

Maritime Anti-Corruption Network (MACN) Annual Report 2022

There is opportunity in business and governance during times of disruption and change. Over the last 18 months, we have seen the world move out of a pandemic-driven mindset, handle the ongoing war in Ukraine, and work through major shifts in the economic and trade landscape. Issues of governance, including a focus on anti-corruption, have […]

MACN’s Associate Director Speaks at the World Bank’s Anti-Corruption for Development (AC4D) Global Forum

MACN’s Associate Director, Martin Benderson, was invited to the Anti-Corruption for Development (AC4D) Global Forum hosted by the World Bank Group as a plenary speaker in Washington on 26-27 June. The plenary highlighted the role private sector leaders play in setting a good example in fostering collective action on controlling corruption, including discussions on compliance, […]

MACN Meets with Officials of the Maritime Transport Sector (MTS) in Egypt

MACN’s CEO, Cecilia Muller Torbrand says: “MACN is happy to continue our work in Egypt and we appreciate the good dialogue with the Egyptian Maritime Transport Sector (MTS) and look forward to the next steps.”

Collective Action Partner Argentina Hosts Breakfast Event with Richard Bistrong

MACN was delighted to have its Collective Action partner in Argentina Bruchou & Funes de Rioja host a breakfast event with Richard Bistrong.

MACN’s CEO Speaks at the OECD Global Anti-Corruption and Integrity Forum in Paris

MACN’s CEO, Cecilia Müller Torbrand, had the opportunity to attend and speak at the 2023 OECD Global Anti-Corruption and Integrity Forum in Paris on 24-25 May. Held under the theme “Action to impact: Working together to strengthen integrity and fight corruption,” the forum focuses on policy solutions and business innovations, bringing together private sector representatives […]

Consolidating the Gains of Port Reform in Nigeria

The MACN Secretariat visited Nigeria to see the progress of the collective action work on the ground.

Promoting Compliance in Nigeria’s Eastern Ports

In collaboration with the Port Standing Task Team (PSTT), CBi and MACN held a Regional Stakeholders Meeting in Port Harcourt, aimed at promoting compliance with the Nigerian Ports Process Manuel (NPPM) and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) in Nigeria’s Eastern Ports. The meeting brought together the private sector and members of the Integrity Alliance to explore […]