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Africa: Cost Can Be Unbearably High for Whistle-Blowers

February 10, 2021
Exposing corruption, abuse of power and criminality pits those who take the risk against powerful vested interests in government at all levels. Whistle-blowers have a critical role to play in upholding democracy, but typically they are callously pushed to the margins of society and subjected to humiliation, ostracisation, stigma, fear and anxiety. Grassroots activists and