HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Latvia
Indices
Score:
36 out of 100
Rank:
101 out of 180
Score:
0,52 out of 1
Rank:
64 out of 128
Score:
33 out of 100
Score:
102 out of 150
Rank:
36 out of 128
Score:
6,01 out of 10
Rank:
76 out of 117
Overall Score:
56 out of 100
Rank:
44 out of 180
Rank:
65 out of 133
Overall Score:
N/A
Overall Score:
N/A
Overall Score:
71 out of 150
Rank:
96 out of 128
Overall Score:
7,88 out of 10
Rank:
28 out of 117
International Cooperation
UN
GRECO
IACA
UN
GRECO
OECD
IACA
Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2006.
  • The review under the second cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The country report is available here.
  • GRECO’s member since 2000.
  • 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 2002.
  • 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 2012.
Latvia
  • 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 2000.
  • The Council of Europe’s Criminal Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2001.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2005.
  • 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 2014.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 3 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 2011.
Main Legislation
Bosnia and Herzegovina
  1. Criminal Code, Chapter XIX “Corruption Crimes and Criminal Offences against Official Duty or Other Responsible Duty”, articles 217-223
    (Krivični zakon, Glava XIX: Krivična djela korupcije i krivična djela protiv službene i druge odgovorne dužnosti, Čl. 217-223), (Bosnian/English);
  2. Law No. 16/02 of June 20, 2002 “On Conflict of Interest in Governmental Institutions”
    (Zakon №16/02 o sukobu interesa u institucijama vlasti Bosne i Hercegovine), (Bosnian), (English);
  3. Law No. 19/02 of June 25, 2002 “On Civil Service in the Institutions of Bosnia and Herzegovina”
    (Zakon №19/02 o državnoj službi u institucijama Bosne i Hercegovine), (Bosnian), (English);
  4. Law No. 103/09 of December 30, 2009 “On the Agency for the Prevention of Corruption and the Coordination of the Fight against Corruption”
    (Zakon o Agenciji za prevenciju korupcije i koordinaciju borbe protiv korupcije), (Bosnian), (English);
  5. Law No. 95/12 of November 16, 2012 “On the Financing of Political Parties”
    (Zakon №95/12 o finansiranju političkih stranaka), (Bosnian), (English);
  6. Law No. 100/13 of December 16, 2013 “On the Protection of Whistleblowers in the Institutions of Bosnia and Herzegovina”
    (Zakon №100/13 о zaštiti lica koja prijavljuju korupciju u institucijama bosne i hercegovine), (Bosnian), (English).
Latvia
  1. Criminal Law, Chapter 24, articles 320-324 and 326-3263, Chapter 19, articles 198 and 199
    (Krimināllikums: XXIV nodaļa, 320-324, 326-3263 pants, XIX nodaļa, 198, 199 pants), (Latvian/English);

  2. Law on the Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau
    (Korupcijas novēršanas un apkarošanas biroja likums), (Latvian/English);

  3. Law on the Prevention of Conflicts of Interest in Activities of Public Officials
    (Par interešu konflikta novēršanu valsts amatpersonu darbībā), (Latvian/English);

  4. Administrative Violations Code, Chapter 12С
    (Latvijas Administratīvo pārkāpumu kodekss, 12C), (Latvian/English).

Anti-Corruption Bodies
Bosnia and Herzegovina
  1. Ministry of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina
    (Ministarstvo sigurnosti), (Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian/English);
  2. State Investigation and Protection Agency
    (Državna agencija za istrage i zaštitu), (Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian/English);
  3. Agency for the Prevention of Corruption and Coordination of the Fight against Corruption
    (Agencija za prevenciju korupcije i koordinaciju borbe protiv korupcije), (Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian/English);
  4. Special Department for Organized Crime, Economic Crime and Corruption, the Prosecutor’s Office of Bosnia and Herzegovina
    (Posebni odjel za organizirani kriminal, privredni kriminal i korupciju), (Bosnian/Croatian/SerbianEnglish).
Latvia
  1. Corruption Prevention and Combating Bureau
    (Korupcijas novēršanas un apkarošanas birojs), (Latvian/Russian/English).

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