Problem

Trading in public office

Other Names:
Trading in political endorsement
Politicization of diplomatic positions
Purchase of military commissions
Nature:
Trading in public office and political endorsement is making payment or receiving payment by public servant or party officials for actions related to government employment and endorsement for government elective office. These actions include: approval or disapproval of the promotion, employment, or retention as a public servant or designating or nominating a candidate for elective office.
Related Problems:
Simony
Official privilege
Strategies:
Employing diplomacy
Values:
Politicization
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 12: Responsible Consumption and ProductionGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET