Platform to Protect Whistleblowers in Africa

The Platform to Protect Whistleblowers in Africa seeks to defend whistleblowers, as well as strategically litigate and advocate on their behalf where their disclosures speak to the public interest of African citizens.

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Press Releases

  • South Africa: Whistleblower Protection Week 2023

    Join the Platform to Protect Whistleblowers (PPLAAF), the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom (FNF), and GIBS Business School for the Read more

  • Zimbabwe: Corruption, Gender, and Whistleblowing Workshop

    On 5 – 6 September 2023, the Platform to Protect Whistleblowers in Africa (PPLAAF), the Zimbabwe Women Against Corruption Trust Read more

  • Ethiopia: World Health Organization Director General Targeted by Ethiopian Government 

    Image: UN Photo / Elma Okic BY 2.0 Confidential materials show that authorities launched a sprawling anti-corruption probe into Dr. Tedros Read more


  • What is #congoholdup?

    Congo Hold-Up, the largest leak from the African continent to date, reveals how the commercial bank BGFIBank has been used Read more

  • Afriland Revelations

    The Disclosures of Two Whistleblowers on the Troubling Practices of a Congolese Bank On July 2nd, 2020, bank documents collected and Read more

  • How Bain & Company helped capture South Africa’s Revenue Service

    Bain & Company is an international strategy consulting firm based in Boston since 1973. It is one of the three Read more


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