Brazil Worsens Corruption Ranking in 2019, Says Transparency International

The entity's report pointed out "political interference" by President Bolsonaro in oversight bodies and the paralysis of investigations using data from the Financial Activities Control Council (COAF).

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Brazil achieved its worst position and lowest score in the ranking on the perception of corruption prepared by Transparency International since 2012. Brazil appears in 106th position among 180 countries evaluated by the Corruption Perception Index in 2019, released this Thursday, January 23rd.

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