Олександр Калітенко

Oleksandr Kalitenko

Legal Advisor

Oleksandr Kalitenko is one of three citizens of Ukraine, who has won the government grant for studying in the Lithuanian Republic (LL.M. in Law of the European Union and International Law). Earlier he became a specialist in Commercial Law. His Master’s Thesis was made under the supervision of the current Head of Constitutional Court in Lithuania. The Thesis included the analysis of interrelation between responsibility of the states and international organizations for internationally wrongful acts. Oleksandr has rich voluntary experience. For three months he trained in one of the biggest Swedish law office, which is the winner of the British Legal Awards competition for the best law office of Europe for two years at a time. Before involving in TI Ukraine activity Oleksandr researched the level of juridical protection of whistleblowers (informers) in each of 28 countries of the EU, including from the perspective of respect for human rights, and developed the recommendations for Transparency International Latvia and then for the working expert group, headed by Latvian Prime Minister, regarding the corresponding future Law of Latvia. He received the grant of the European Union for this. In 2015-2016, Oleksandr coordinated the information and community mobilization campaign, "They would not be silent" aimed to change the general negative attitudes towards corruption exposure, its activists and support of anti-corruption activities.

Author`s posts:
November 30, 2020
Violations in Declarations Should Be Punished by Imprisonment
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October 12, 2020
Attempted Murder of Asset Declarations and Lifestyle Monitoring: Constitutional Petition
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September 29, 2020
WHY SHOULD MPS VOTE FOR THE ANTI-CORRUPTION STRATEGY?
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August 25, 2020
DID LUKASHENKO REALLY DEFEAT CORRUPTION IN BELARUS?
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July 31, 2020
WHAT’S RIGHT AND WHAT’S WRONG WITH NACP’S ANTI-CORRUPTION STRATEGY
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June 24, 2020
WHAT YOU SHOULD DO IF YOU SEE CORRUPTION AND WANT TO EXPOSE IT
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May 27, 2020
How Whistleblowers Help during the Pandemic
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March 5, 2020
Ordinary People Believe Sentences to be a Sign of Successful Fight Against Corruption
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February 3, 2020
Protection of Whistleblowers: Step One
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January 28, 2020
Officials’ Salaries: International Experience
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January 23, 2020
Ukraine Loses Points in Corruption Perceptions Index 2019: What Does It Mean
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December 12, 2019
Why Be Aware of Conflict of Interest
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November 20, 2019
A Brief Recap of the Law on Whistleblowers
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October 1, 2019
Why We Should Protect Not Just Corruption Whistleblowers
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August 20, 2019
Without fear but with reproach. How whistleblowers are protected in the world
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July 25, 2019
How Innovation Helps to Fight Corruption: Three Tips from TI Ukraine
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