ICSS Establishes Special Investigations Unit Led by Top Anti-Corruption Experts
Dedicated unit created by ICSS to provide investigation and training services to sports industry.
IOC Offers Explanation for Perceived Lack of Whistleblower Activity
(ATR) The IOC responds to an article challenging the independence and scope of its whistleblower program.
ICSS Creating Global Standards for Sports Governance -- ATRadio
(ATR) Group CEO of ICSS Michael Hershman says the center wants better governance standards throughout international sports.
Michael Hershman announced as Group CEO of the International Centre for Sport Security
The International Centre for Sport Security (ICSS) has announced the appointment of Michael Hershman, co-founder of Transparency International, as Group CEO.
Infantino Under Fire From Inside and Outside FIFA
(ATR) FIFA president Gianni Infantino is being criticized for a decision that lessens independence of compliance and ethics committees.
FIFA: Not One Candidate Pledges Adequate Steps to Prevent Human Rights Abuse and Corruption
“Let’s be clear. There is no time to waste in taking action to prevent human rights abuses linked to the World Cups in Russia in 2018 and Qatar in 2022” – Sylvia Schenk, Transparency International Germany
Anti-corruption Body Blasts Secretive FIFA Federations
(ATR) A new report from Transparency International says most of FIFA’s 209 member associations publish little or no information about how they spend millions of dollars from world football’s governing body.
FIFA Report -- Reaction to Corruption Reforms; World Cup TV Rights
(ATR) Anti-corruption organization Transparency International welcomes road map to reforms but insists FIFA still has "a lot of work to do” ... Fox outbids ESPN, NBC for U.S. broadcast rights to 2018, 2022 World Cups.
Watchdog Questions FIFA Reform; Hoops Test Event; Squash Setback
(ATR) Anti-corruption organization urges overhaul from outside, not change from within ... Olympic Park gets first test event action ... Squash cancels key match ... IAAF world records ... Judo inspects London ...