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Blowing in the wind?
ME PoV Summer 2013 issue
Whistleblowing, or ‘Ethics’ hotlines, have gained prominence in the Middle East over the last few years, although it is difficult to identify any legislation to protect ‘whistleblowers’ within the various Middle East government sectors. However, history provides many instances where the whistleblower, and not the alleged offender, is the one penalized and people in the Middle East are uncomfortable with the process, which allows for anonymous reporting.