“We want to dispel the stigma.” In this episode of the Whistleblower of the Week podcast, FBI whistleblower Jane Turner talks with Georgina Halford-Hall, Chief Executive of WhistleblowersUK, and Stephen Kohn, leading whistleblower attorney and founding partner of Kohn, Kohn and Colapinto LLP. The trio discusses the first-ever Whistleblowing Awareness Week, which will take place in the U.K. from March 20-24. The event will also be accessible online: register here.
In this episode, Halford-Hall talks about the impetus for having a week recognizing whistleblowers in the U.K., who will be involved in the event, and how viewers can access the content. She talks with Kohn and Turner about whistleblowing legislation in the U.K., how it compares to legislation in the U.S., and emphasizes that protecting whistleblowers is an international issue. Additionally, Kohn weighs in on the recently-passed Anti-Money Laundering Whistleblower Improvement Act and how it can help tackle corruption worldwide.
Don’t miss this conversation with Turner, Halford-Hall, and Kohn, each giants in the whistleblowing community. Listen here on WNN, or on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, or Amazon. Subscribe on your favorite platform!
WNN will also publish a video version of this podcast on YouTube: watch here!