Indonesia KPK selection / LGBTI rights connection / Viet Nam activist jailed
Anticorruption campaigners call for Jokowi to intervene in KPK race. “Apart from the controversial figures vying for the KPK’s top posts, constitutional law expert Feri Amsari of Andalas University in West Sumatra also criticized the selection team’s decision not to include wealth reports (LHKPN) as a requirement in the selection process, adding that the President would be responsible if the KPK failed to operate effectively.”
LGBTI+ Rights and Corruption: What’s the Connection? (Blog).
James Reston/Center for International Private Enterprise: https://www.cipe.org/blog/2019/03/27/lgbti-rights-and-corruption-whats-the-connection/
Vietnam anti-corruption activist gets 30 months in jail. Activist Ha Van Nam was sentenced for inciting drivers to repeatedly block a highway toll station in Bac Ninh province to protest against newly applied fees that Nam considered to be unfair for local residents.