November 10, Kyiv – Today Ukraine’s parliament adopted a set of laws aimed at improving asset recovery procedures in the country. Specifically, draft laws #3040 (on asset recovery and management office), #2540a (on asset seizure) and #2541a (on special - third party – confiscation). However, the parliamentarians significantly changed the initial drafts developed and introduced by [...]
Anti-corruption organizations demand Prosecutor General to replace Sevruk with Kessler Kyiv, November 9, – Transparency International-Ukraine, Anti-corruption Action Centre and Reanimation Reform Package are demanding Prosecutor General to react on valid concerns of civil society regarding independent and unbiased selection process to the anti-corruption prosecution office. Specifically, we urge Prosecutor General to appoint Giovanni Kessler, [...]
Verkhovna Rada is trying to change visa-free laws in a way to protect corruption property from arrests and confiscation, states Pavlo Petrenko.
Today the Vice Speaker Andriy Parubiy, the Head of Anti-corruption Committee, Yegor Sobolev, and civil activists presented a list of 10 people they offer to the Parliament as candidates to the Selection Commission on Anti-Corruption Prosecutor. Members of Parliament at their discretion will select 7 of the 10 suggested persons as the law provides for [...]
The cost for renovating Luhansk roads was lowered by 294 million UAH after an appeal was received at the Prosecutor General’s Office from the Anti-Corruption Action Center. Now, the State Budget will allocate 93 million UAH for the renovation instead of the originally promised 387 million UAH because the majority of the roads which were [...]
The Selection Committee for the National Anti-Corruption Bureau is still searching for a suitable candidate for its chief detective position. The selection process for the head of the detective unit began on May 5 and was extended until July 22. This was stated in an announcement on NAB’s official website. “It is very revealing that [...]