“GFI Urges Obama, African Leaders to Prioritize Curbing Illicit Financial Flows at U.S.-Africa Summit” – Global Financial Integrity – August 4, 2014

“As African leaders descend on Washington this week for the historic U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit, Global Financial Integrity (GFI) called on the Obama Administration and Heads of State from across the continent to prioritize efforts to curtail illicit financial flows from Africa, which GFI estimates cost the continent roughly US$55.6 billion per year over the past decade.”

GFI is a Washington, DC-based research and advocacy organization that studies and promotes policies to curtail illicit financial flows.

You may read the press release on the GFI internet site.