HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Armenia
France
Indices
Overall Score:
49 out of 100
Rank:
60 out of 180
Overall Score:
102 out of 150
Rank:
36 out of 128
Overall Score:
69 out of 100
Rank:
23 out of 180
Rank:
33 out of 133
Overall Score:
0,73 out of 1
Rank:
20 out of 128
Overall Score:
74 out of 100
Overall Score:
64 out of 150
Rank:
107 out of 128
Overall Score:
8,59 out of 10
Rank:
16 out of 117
International Cooperation
UN
GRECO
IACA
UN
GRECO
OECD
G20
FATF
Armenia
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2007.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The country report is available here.
  • GRECO’s member since 2004.
  • The Council of Europe’s Criminal Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2006.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2005.
  • The fourth evaluation round is completed. The evaluation report is available here.
  • The Agreement for the Establishment of the International Anti-Corruption Academy as an International Organization was ratified in 2014.
France
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2005.
  • The review under the second cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The executive summary is available here.
  • GRECO’s member since 1999.
  • The Council of Europe’s Criminal Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2008.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2008.
  • The fifth evaluation round is completed. The evaluation report is available here.
  • The OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions was ratified in 2000.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 3 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
  • G20 Presidency in 2011.
  • The documents adopted under France’s Presidency are available here.
  • Member of the FATF since 1990.
  • Evaluation Report on compliance with the FATF recommendations is available here.
Main Legislation
Armenia
  1. Criminal Code of the Republic of Armenia, articles 200-201, 308-313, 340 and 350
    (ՀԱՅԱՍՏԱՆԻ ՀԱՆՐԱՊԵՏՈՒԹՅԱՆ ՔՐԵԱԿԱՆ ՕՐԵՆՍԳԻՐՔ), (Armenian/Russian/English);
  2. Law of the Republic of Armenia of March 23, 2018 No. 206-N «On Public Service»
    (ԱՅԱՍՏԱՆԻ ԱՆՐԱՊԵՏՈՒԹՅԱՆ ՕՐԵՆՔ ԱՆՐԱՅԻՆ ԾԱՌԱՅՈւԹՅԱՆ ՄԱՍԻՆ), (Armenian);
  3. Decree of the Government of the Republic of Armenia of February 19, 2015 No. 165-N «On the Establishment of the Council for Countering Corruption and Expert Commission, Modalities of Work of the Council, Expert Commission and Office for Monitoring of Anti-Corruption Programmes of the Government Executive Office of the Republic of Armenia», (Armenian);
  4. Decree of the Government of the Republic of Armenia of January 30, 2020 No. 102-N «On the Property, Income and Interests of the Declarant Official, the Annual Declaration on the Property and Income of His Family Members and on the Establishment of Approximate Forms of Property, Income and Interests Available on the Date of Entry into Official Duties or Termination of Official Duties of the Declarant Official», (Armenian).
France
  1. Penal Code, articles 121.1, 432.11 – 432.14, 433.1 – 433.2, 435.1 – 435.4, 445.1 – 445.4
    (Code pénal: art. 121.1, 432.11 – 432.14, 433.1 – 433.2, 435.1 – 435.4, 445.1 – 445.4), (French);

  2. Law of October 11, 2013 No. 2013-907 «On Transparency of Public Life»
    (Loi n° 2013-907 du 11 octobre 2013 relative à la transparence de la vie publique), (French);

  3. Law of April 20, 2016 No. 2016-483 «On Ethics, Rights and Obligations of Civil Servants»
    (Loi n° 2016-483 du 20 avril 2016 relative à la déontologie et aux droits et obligations des fonctionnaires), (French);

  4. Law of December 9, 2016 No. 2016-1691 «On Transparency, Fight against Corruption and Modernization of Economic Life»
    (Loi n° 2016-1691 du 9 décembre 2016 relative à la transparence, à la lutte contre la corruption et à la modernisation de la vie économique), (French);

  5. Notice on the French Anti-Corruption Agency Guidelines to help Public and Private Sector Entities to Prevent and Detect Bribery, Influence Peddling, Extortion by Public Officials, Illegal Taking of Interest, Misappropriation of Public Funds and Favouritism
    (Recommandations destinées à aider les personnes morales de droit public et de droit privé à prévenir et à détecter les faits de corruption, de trafic d'influence, de concussion, de prise illégale d'intérêts, de détournement de fonds publics et de favoritisme), (French), (English).

Anti-Corruption Bodies
Armenia
  1. Anti-Corruption Policy Council, Government of the Republic of Armenia
    (Հայաստանի հակակոռուպցիոն քաղաքականության խորհուրդ), (Armenian/Russian/English);
  2. Corruption Prevention Commission
    (Կոռուպցիայի կանխարգելման հանձնաժողով) (Armenian), (English).

France
  1. French Anti-Corruption Agency
    (Agence française anticorruption), (French);

  2. National Financial Prosecutor’s Office
    (Parquet national financier), (French);

  3. Central Office for the Fight against Corruption and Financial and Tax Offences
    (Office central de lutte contre la corruption et les infractions financières et fiscales), (French);

  4. High Authority for Transparency in Public Life
    (Haute Autorité pour la transparence de la vie publique), (French/English);

  5. Paris Prosecutor’s Office
    (Parquet de Paris), (French).

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