PROTECTING WITNESSES AND WHISTLEBLOWERS

2019-06-26T05:02:22+04:00June 26th, 2019|Mauritius, Publication|

The goals of this study are dual in nature. The first is to determine what type of protective measures for witnesses, whistleblowers, and other reporting persons would be the most effective when implemented in small island States. The second involves determining how to encourage a person to report in the first place, whether that [...]

The Declaration of Assets Act 2018 Explained

2019-06-26T04:47:19+04:00June 25th, 2019|Mauritius, Publication|

Introduction The Declaration of Assets Act 2018 was enacted by the National Assembly on 12 December 2018 and came into force on 01 June 2019. The Act provides for a new legal framework governing the declaration of assets in the public sector in Mauritius. Click on the image below to view the [...]

Corruption in an Era of Climate Change: Rebuilding Sint Maarten after Hurricane Irma

2018-09-19T12:14:23+04:00September 19th, 2018|Publication, Research Paper|

Summary This report provides recommendations and suggests best practices in combatting corruption following Hurricane Irma’s destruction in Sint Maarten. While focused on Hurricane Irma in particular, the report formulates its recommendations to be responsive to corruption in the wake of extreme weather events generally, especially in the era of climate change where such events [...]

PACT: A Practical Anti-Corruption Guide for Businesses in Singapore

2018-09-18T10:39:01+04:00July 3rd, 2018|Publication, Research Paper, Singapore|

Director's Foreword Singapore is recognised as one of the least corrupt countries in the world. Singaporeans and foreigners alike have benefited immensely from the incorruptible and clean system. Our people, public service and businesses are well-reputed to be efficient, honest and transparent. The Corrupt Practices Investigation Bureau’s (CPIB) constant vigilance has contributed to this [...]

An Assessment of the Anti- Corruption Commission

2017-08-20T18:24:33+04:00August 20th, 2017|Maldives, Publication|

Executive Summary   The current Anti-Corruption Commission of Maldives was established in 2008 as an independent body enshrined in the Constitution of the Republic of Maldives and established by an Anti-Corruption Act. The Commission is tasked to promote integrity, prevent and combat corruption in all spheres of the State. The Commission is accountable [...]

Corruption Perception Survey

2017-08-20T18:18:00+04:00August 20th, 2017|Maldives, Publication|

Abstract The Anti-Corruption Commission is established under the new Constitution of the Republic of Maldives in 2008, as an independent legal entity. It is mandated to investigate offences of corruption, conduct research, to promote the values of honesty and integrity in the operations of the State, to promote public awareness about the dangers [...]

Understanding Bid Processing Issues in Public Institutions

2017-08-20T17:31:49+04:00August 20th, 2017|Maldives, Publication|

Abstract This research is based on samples of ongoing and concluded investigation of bids related cases that falls against selected government institutions during 2014. The focus of the paper is centered on bid related issues which is one of the most commonly identified complaints lodged at the Commission. The main objective of this [...]

STRATEGIE NATIONALE DE LUTTE CONTRE LA CORRUPTION

2017-08-18T09:36:30+04:00August 18th, 2017|Haiti, Publication|

Introduction Pour bien saisir la problématique de la corruption en Haïti et les difficultés de poser les jalons d’une stratégie de lutte contre ce fléau, il importe de placer ce mal de société dans le contexte historique du système politique et social haïtien. En effet, la corruption fait partie de l’héritage colonial que [...]

MÉCANISME DE SUIVI DE LA MISE EN OEUVRE DE LA CONVENTION INTERAMÉRICAINE CONTRE LA CORRUPTION

2017-08-18T08:02:09+04:00August 18th, 2017|Haiti, Publication|

Sommaire Prenant en compte le fait que la République d'Haïti n'était pas encore affiliée au MESICIC lorsque s'est déroulé le Premier Cycle du Mécanisme, le présent rapport contient l'analyse intégrale de la mise en œuvre, en Haïti, des dispositions de la Convention interaméricaine contre la corruption, sélectionnées par le Comité d'experts du MESICIC [...]

Code of Conduct of Procurement for Public Officials

2017-08-20T18:29:46+04:00August 16th, 2017|Mauritius, Publication|

Introduction This revised Code of Conduct which emphasises on ethical issues complements the provisions of the law. We urge public officials to comply with the Code to uphold the standards of integrity in public procurement practices. Click on the image below to view the document