HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Cyprus
Australia
Indices
Overall Score:
57 out of 100
Rank:
42 out of 180
Rank:
27 out of 133
Overall Score:
84 out of 150
Rank:
68 out of 128
Overall Score:
77 out of 100
Rank:
11 out of 180
Rank:
48 out of 133
Overall Score:
0,80 out of 1
Rank:
11 out of 128
Overall Score:
79 out of 100
Overall Score:
84 out of 150
Rank:
67 out of 128
Overall Score:
8,84 out of 10
Rank:
9 out of 117
International Cooperation
UN
GRECO
IACA
UN
OECD
G20
APEC
FATF
IACA
Cyprus
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified 2009.
  • The review under the first 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 2001.
  • 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.
Australia
  • 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.
  • The OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions was ratified in 1999.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 4 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
  • G20 Presidency in 2014.
  • The documents adopted under Australia’s Presidency are available here.
  • APEC’s member since 1989.
  • Member of the FATF since 1999.
  • Evaluation Report on compliance with the FATF recommendations is available here.
Main Legislation
Cyprus
  1. Criminal Code, articles 100-105А and 118
    (Ο περί Ποινικού Κώδικα Νόμος (ΚΕΦ.154), 1959), (Greek);

  2. Law on the Prevention of Corruption
    (Ο περί Πρόληψης Διαφθοράς Νόμος (КЕФ.161), 1959), (Greek);

  3. Law on Civil Service
    (Ο περί Δημόσιας Υπηρεσίας Νόμος του 1990 (N. 1/1990), (Greek);

  4. Law on Illicit Enrichment of Officials
    (Ο περί Ποινικού Κώδικα Νόμος (Ο περί Αθέμιτης Κτήσης Περιουσιακού Οφέλους από Αξιωματούχους και Λειτουργούς του Δημοσίου Νόμος του 2004 (N. 51(I)/2004), (Greek).

Australia
  1. Criminal Code Act 1995, Chapter 2, Part 2.5; Chapter 4, Division 70; Chapter 7, Part 7.6, Divisions 140-142, (English);
  2. Public Service Act 1999, Part 3, items 13, 14 and 15, Part 5, Division 1, items 41A and 41B, Part 6, Division 1, item 59А, (English);
  3. Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013 (English);
  4. APS Values and Code of Conduct (English).
Anti-Corruption Bodies
Cyprus
  1. Ministry of Justice and Public Order of Cyprus
    (Υπουργείο Δικαιοσύνης και Δημοσίας Τάξεως), (Greek/English).

     

Australia
  1. Anti-Corruption Section, Attorney-General’s Department (English)
 

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