HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Costa Rica
Armenia
Indices
Overall Score:
56 out of 100
Rank:
44 out of 180
Rank:
83 out of 133
Overall Score:
0,68 out of 1
Rank:
25 out of 128
Overall Score:
57 out of 100
Overall Score:
8,04 out of 10
Rank:
25 out of 117
Overall Score:
42 out of 100
Rank:
77 out of 180
Overall Score:
N/A
Overall Score:
100 out of 150
Rank:
40 out of 128
Overall Score:
N/A
International Cooperation
UN
OECD
OAS
UN
GRECO
IACA
Costa Rica
  • 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.
  • 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 Inter-American Convention against Corruption was ratified in 1997.
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.
Main Legislation
Costa Rica
  1. Criminal Code, Part XIV Crimes against the Administration of Justice, Section I
    (Ley 4573, Código Penal, Titulo XIV Delitos contra la Administración de Justicia, Sección I), (Spanish);

  2. Law No. 8422 “On Countering Corruption and Illicit Enrichment in Civil Service”
    (Ley 8422 contra la corrupción y el enriquecimeinto ilícito en la función pública), (Spanish);

  3. Law No. 9699 “On Liability of Legal Persons for Bribery, Transnational Bribery and other Crimes”
    (Ley 9699 Responsabilidad de las personas jurídicas sobre cohechos domésticos, soborno transnacional y otros delitos), (Spanish).

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).
Anti-Corruption Bodies
Costa Rica
  1. General Prosecutor’s Office of Costa Rica
    (Procuraduría General de la República de Costa Rica), (Spanish).

 
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).

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