HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Austria
Lithuania
Indices
Overall Score:
76 out of 100
Rank:
15 out of 180
Rank:
36 out of 133
Overall Score:
0,82 out of 1
Rank:
8 out of 128
Overall Score:
N/A
Overall Score:
33 out of 150
Rank:
127 out of 128
Overall Score:
8,36 out of 10
Rank:
18 out of 117
Overall Score:
60 out of 100
Rank:
35 out of 180
Rank:
105 out of 133
Overall Score:
64 out of 150
Rank:
109 out of 128
Overall Score:
7,85 out of 10
Rank:
30 out of 117
International Cooperation
UN
GRECO
OECD
FATF
IACA
UN
GRECO
OECD
IACA
Austria
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2006.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The country report is available here.
  • GRECO’s member since 2006.
  • The Council of Europe’s Criminal Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2013.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2006.
  • The fourth 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 1999.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 3 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
  • Member of the FATF since 1990.
  • Evaluation Report on compliance with the FATF recommendations is available here.
  • The Agreement for the Establishment of the International Anti-Corruption Academy as an International Organization was ratified in 2010.
Lithuania
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2006.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The country report is available here.
  • GRECO’s member since 1999.
  • The Council of Europe’s Criminal Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2002.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2003.
  • The forth 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 2017.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 2 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
  • The Agreement for the Establishment of the International Anti-Corruption Academy as an International Organization was ratified in 2013.
Main Legislation
Austria
  1. Criminal Code, articles 153, 153a, 168c, 168d, 302, 304-308 and 309
    (Gesamte Rechtsvorschrift für Strafgesetzbuch), (German);
  2. Law of June 27, 1979 “On Civil Service”
    (Beamten-Dienstrechtsgesetz 1979)(German);
  3. Law on Criminal Liability of Legal Persons
    (Bundesgesetz über die Verantwortlichkeit von Verbänden für Straftaten, abbreviated Verbandsverantwortlichkeitsgesetz or VbVG), (German).
Lithuania
  1. Criminal Code, articles 225-230, article 20 – Criminal Liability of a Legal Entity
    (Baudžiamasis Kodeksas: straipsnis 225-230, 20), (Lithuanian);

  2. Law on the Adjustment of Public and Private Interests in Civil Service
    (Lietuvos Respublikos viešųjų ir privačių interesų derinimo valstybinėje tarnyboje įstatymas), (Lithuanian/English);

  3. Law of the Republic of Lithuania on the Prevention of Corruption
    (Lietuvos Respublikos korupcijos prevencijos įstatymas), (Lithuanian/English);

  4. National Anti-Corruption Programme of the Republic of Lithuania for 2015-2025
    (Lietuvos Respublikos nacionalinė kovos su korupcija 2015–2025 metų programa), (Lithuanian)

Anti-Corruption Bodies
Austria
  1. Federal Bureau of Anti-Corruption (German/English);
  2. Austrian Integrity Network
    (Integritätsbeauftragten-Netzwerk), (German).

Lithuania
  1. Special Investigation Service of the Republic of Lithuania
    (Lietuvos Respublikos specialiųjų tyrimų tarnyba), (Lithuanian/English);

  2. Chief Official Ethics Commission
    (Vyriausioji tarnybinės etikos komisija), (Lithuanian/English).

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