HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Egypt
Costa Rica
Indices
Overall Score:
33 out of 100
Rank:
117 out of 180
Rank:
46 out of 133
Overall Score:
0,36 out of 1
Rank:
125 out of 128
Overall Score:
43 out of 100
Overall Score:
5,80 out of 10
Rank:
86 out of 117
Overall Score:
57 out of 100
Rank:
42 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
International Cooperation
UN
IACA
UN
OECD
OAS
Egypt
  • 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 Agreement for the Establishment of the International Anti-Corruption Academy as an International Organization was ratified in 2013.
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.
Main Legislation
Egypt
  1. Constitution, Articles 109,145,166
    (2019 الدستور المصري المعدل), (Arabic);
  2. Criminal Code, Articles 103-111, 113bis, 115, 341
    (قانون العقوبات رقم 58 لسنة 1937), (Arabic);
  3. Law No. 62 of 1975 on Illegal Income
    (قانون الكسب غير المشروع), (Arabic);
  4. Law No. 106 of 2013 «On the regulation of conflicts of interest in the public service»
    (قانون حظر تعارض مصالح المسئولين في الدولة), (Arabic);
  5. Presidential Decree No. 1112 of 1975 «On the Execution of Law No. 62 of 1975 on Illegal Income»
    (قانون حظر تعارض مصالح المسئولين في الدولة), (Arabic)

 

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).

Anti-Corruption Bodies
Egypt
  1. National Coordinating Committee for Combating Corruption
    (للجنة الوطنية التنسيقية لمكافحة الفساد), (Arabic), (English);
  2. Administrative Control Authority
    (هيئة الرقابة الإدارية), (Arabic)
Costa Rica
  1. General Prosecutor’s Office of Costa Rica
    (Procuraduría General de la República de Costa Rica), (Spanish).

 

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