HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Georgia
Costa Rica
Indices
Overall Score:
56 out of 100
Rank:
45 out of 180
Overall Score:
0,60 out of 1
Rank:
42 out of 128
Overall Score:
81 out of 100
Overall Score:
97 out of 150
Rank:
45 out of 134
Overall Score:
7,43 out of 10
Rank:
35 out of 114
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 114
International Cooperation
UN
GRECO
IACA
UN
OECD
OAS
Georgia
  • Accessed the UN Convention against Corruption in 2008.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The country report is available here.
  • GRECO’s member since 1999.
  • The Council of Europe’s Criminal Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2008.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2003.
  • 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 2015.
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
Georgia
  1. Criminal Code of Georgia, articles 203, 221, 332-333, 338-340, Section 6.1 «Criminal Liability of Legal Persons» 
    (საქართველოს სისხლის სამართლის კოდექსი), (Georgian);

  2. Law of Georgia on Conflict of Interest and Corruption in Public Service
    (საჯარო სამსახურში ინტერესთა შეუთავსებლობისა და კორუფციის შესახებ), (Georgian/Russian/English);

  3. Law of Georgia on Public Service
    (საჯარო სამსახურის შესახებ), (Georgian/Russian/English).

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
Georgia
  1. Anti-Corruption Council, Ministry of Justice of Georgia
    (ანტიკორუფციული საბჭო), (Georgian/English);

  2. Investigation Service, Ministry of Finance of Georgia
    (ფინანსთა სამინისტროს საგამოძიებო სამსახური), (Georgian);

  3. Anti-Corruption Agency, State Security Service of Georgia
    (სახელმწიფო უსაფრთხოების სამსახურის ანტიკორუფციულმა სააგენტომ), (Georgian), (English);

  4. Civil Service Bureau
    (საჯარო სამსახურის ბიურო), (Georgian), (English).

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

 

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