TI Ukraine’s Representative Delivered Anti-Corruption Seminar for National Foundation of Housing Construction for Youth

  On June 21, the central office of the National Foundation of Housing Construction for Youth hosted a seminar on counteraction to possible instances of corruption. Ti Ukraine’s policy analysis expert Oleksandr Kalitenko was one of the…

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Activists Demanded the Parliament to Strip SBU of Functions to Fight against Corruption and Economic Crimes

The activists installed a golden three-metre “SBU” ID card in front of the parliament building. This was their way to demand that the MPs vote for amendments to the draft law no. 8068 “On National Security…

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TI Ukraine: Appointment of Former Top Official as NABU Auditor Undermines Credibility of Audit Results

On June 19, the President of Ukraine appointed Pavlo Zhebrivskyi a member of the external control commission on independent assessment (audit) of effectiveness of NABU’s activity. Thus, the formation of the commission has been formally completed….

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TI Ukraine: SBU Needs to be Stripped of Powers to Fight against Corruption and Economic Crimes

Transparency International Ukraine supports the reform of the Security Service of Ukraine (Sluzhba Bezpeky Ukraiiny, “SBU”) in accordance with NATO standards. The chapter of the global anti-corruption network believes that SBU needs to be stripped of…

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International audit for Ukroboronprom is an important step towards reform

The Independent Defence Anti-Corruption Committee (NAKO) announced on June 19th that it is in favour of the revised tender for an independent audit and strategic analysis of Ukroboronprom. It has reestablished dialogue with Ukroboronprom and intends to…

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Dnipro May Lose Tens of Millions If It Abolishes Competitive Pre-Threshold Procurement in ProZorro

On June 13, Transparency International Ukraine and the community of civil society organizations united around the DOZORRO platform urged members of Dnipro city council to vote against abolition of competitive pre-threshold procurement. Today, on June 18,…

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Press Conference Announcement “The Deadline for Submission of Tender Proposals Concerning the Provision of Independent International Audit Services for Ukroboronprom Passed. What’s Next?”

We invite journalists to the joint press conference of the Independent Defence Anti-Corruption Committee (NAKO) and the head of the supervisory board of Ukroboronprom Mykhailo Zghurovskyi. June 18, 2018 was the deadline for submitting procurement offers…

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Transparency International Ukraine Supports Creation of the HACC As Soon As Possible

The President and the Verkhovna Rada have every possibility to finalize the legislation necessary for the launch of the High Anti-Corruption Court as early as June 21. The Ukrainian chapter of the global anti-corruption network Transparency…

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Why Should Appeals on NABU Cases Be Reviewed Only in the Anti-Corruption Court? | Blog by Maksym Kostetskyi

via Delo.UA Lawyer Maksym Kostetskyi explains why appeals on NABU cases which are currently handled in courts, will as of now be reviewed in general jurisdiction courts instead of the Appeal Chamber of the High Anti-Corruption Court….

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No Good Deed Goes Unpunished: The Saga of Hanna Solomatina

Atlantic Council Hanna Solomatina never set out to be a whistleblower. The former head of Ukraine’s National Agency for Corruption Prevention’s (NACP) Financial Control and Lifestyle Monitoring Department just wanted to use her background in finance…

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