HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Cyprus
New Zealand
Indices
Overall Score:
57 out of 100
Rank:
42 out of 180
Rank:
27 out of 133
Overall Score:
84 out of 150
Rank:
69 out of 134
Overall Score:
88 out of 100
Rank:
1 out of 180
Rank:
57 out of 133
Overall Score:
0,83 out of 1
Rank:
7 out of 128
Overall Score:
87 out of 100
Overall Score:
94 out of 150
Rank:
52 out of 134
Overall Score:
9,22 out of 10
Rank:
5 out of 114
International Cooperation
UN
GRECO
IACA
UN
OECD
APEC
FATF
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.
New Zealand
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2015.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The report is available here.
  • The OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions was ratified in 2001.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 3 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
  • APEC’s member since 1989.
  • Member of the FATF since 1991.
  • 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).

New Zealand
  1. Secret Commissions Act 1910, (English);

  2. Crimes Act 1961, articles 99-106, (English);

  3. Protected Disclosures Act 2000, (English);

  4. Code of Conduct for the State Services, (English);

  5. Understanding the code of conduct - Guidance for State servants, (English).

Anti-Corruption Bodies
Cyprus
  1. Ministry of Justice and Public Order of Cyprus
    (Υπουργείο Δικαιοσύνης και Δημοσίας Τάξεως), (Greek/English).

     

New Zealand
  1. State Services Commission, (English);

  2. Serious Fraud Office (English).

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