HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Overall Score:
34 out of 100
113 out of 180
Overall Score:
0,52 out of 1
62 out of 128
Overall Score:
58 out of 100
Overall Score:
61 out of 150
113 out of 128
Overall Score:
6,11 out of 10
74 out of 117
123 out of 133
International Cooperation
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was accessed in 2008.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The executive summary is available here.
  • GRECO’s member since 2020.
  • The Agreement for the Establishment of the International Anti-Corruption Academy as an International Organization was ratified in 2013.
  • GRECO’s member since 2005.
  • The Council of Europe’s Criminal Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2008.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption is not ratified.
  • The fourth evaluation round is completed. The evaluation report is available here.
Main Legislation
  1. Criminal Code of the Republic of Kazakhstan, articles 361-368 and 417
    (Уголовный кодекс Республики Казахстан (ст. 361-368, 417)), (Russian);

  2. Code of Administrative Offences of the Republic of Kazakhstan of July 5, 2014 No. 235-V, Chapter 34 “Administrative Corruption Offences”
    (Кодекс Республики Казахстан об административных правонарушениях от 5 июля 2014 года № 235-V, Глава 34 - Административные коррупционные правонарушения), (Russian);

  3. Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan of November 18, 2015 No. 410-V ZRK “On Countering Corruption”
    (Закон Республики Казахстан от 18 ноября 2015 года №410-V ЗРК "О противодействии коррупции"), (Russian);

  4. Law of the Republic of Kazakhstan of November 23, 2015 No. 416-V ZRK “On Civil Service of the Republic of Kazakhstan”
    (Закон Республики Казахстан от 23 ноября 2015 года № 416-V ЗРК "О государственной службе Республики Казахстан"), (Russian);

  5. Decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan of December 26, 2014 No. 986 “On Anti-Corruption Strategy of the Republic of Kazakhstan for the Years 2015-2025”
    (Указ Президента Республики Казахстан от 26 декабря 2014 года №986 «Об Антикоррупционной стратегии Республики Казахстан на 2015-2025 годы»), (Russian);

  6. Decree of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan of December 29, 2015 No. 153 “On the Measures for Further Improvement of Ethical Norms and Rules of Conduct of Civil Servants of the Republic of Kazakhstan”
    (Указ Президента Республики Казахстан от 29 декабря 2015 № 153 «О мерах по дальнейшему совершенствованию этических норм и правил поведения государственных служащих Республики Казахстан), (Russian).

  1. Criminal Code, articles 380-394
    (Codi penal, art. 380 à 394), (Catalan);

  2. Law 1/2019 of January 17, 2019 “On Public Service”
    (Llei 1/2019, del 17 de gener, de la funció pública), (Catalan).

Anti-Corruption Bodies
  1. National Anti-Corruption Agency of the Republic of Kazakhstan
    (Сыбайлас жемқорлыққа қарсы іс-қимыл ұлттық агенттігі), (Kazakh), (Russian).

  1. Unit for the Fight against Corruption, Ministry of Justice and Internal Affairs
    (Unitat del Ministeri de Justícia i Interior de Prevenció i Lluita contra la Corrupció), (Catalan).


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