HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Overall Score:
18 out of 100
170 out of 180
Overall Score:
45 out of 100
67 out of 180
106 out of 141
Overall Score:
71 out of 100
Overall Score:
0,56 out of 1
59 out of 142
Overall Score:
90 out of 150
59 out of 140
Overall Score:
7,11 out of 10
41 out of 119
International Cooperation
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was accessed in 2005.
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2006.
  • 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 2001.
  • The Council of Europe’s Civil Law Convention on Corruption was ratified in 2000.
  • The fifth evaluation round is completed. The evaluation report is available here.
  • The OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions was ratified in 1998.
  • The country is undergoing Phase 4 evaluation of the implementation of the Convention. The report is available here.
  • The Agreement for the Establishment of the International Anti-Corruption Academy as an International Organization was ratified in 2011.
Main Legislation
  1. Criminal Code of Turkmenistan: Articles 196, 197, 203-205, 218, 289-292, 406
    (Türkmenistanyň Jenaýat Kodeksi: 196, 197, 203-205, 218, 289-292, 406-nji maddalar), (Turkmen/Russian);

  2. Law of Turkmenistan of March 1, 2014 «On Countering Corruption»
    (Türkmenistanyň Kanuny «Korrupsiýa garşy hereket etmek hakynda»), (Turkmen/Russian);

  3. Law of Turkmenistan of March 26, 2016 «On the Civil Service»
    (Türkmenistanyň Kanuny «Döwlet gullugy hakynda»), (Turkmen/Russian);

  4. Law of Turkmenistan of March 26, 2016 «On the Ethics and Conduct of Public Officials»
    (Türkmenistanyň Kanuny «Döwlet gullukçysynyň etikasy we gulluk özüni alyp barşy hakynda»), (Turkmen/Russian);

  1. Criminal Code: Articles 282, 283, 283a, 301-307a
    (Наказателен кодекс: Чл. 282, 283, 283а, 301-307a), (Bulgarian);

  2. Law on Administrative Offenses and Penalties: Chapter 4 – Administrative penalties against legal entities and sole traders
    (Закон за административните нарушения и наказания: Глава четвърта – Административнонаказателни санкции спрямо юридически лица и еднолични търговци), (Bulgarian);

  3. Law on Civil Servants
    (Закона за държавния служител), (Bulgarian);

  4. Law on Forfeiture of Illegally Acquired Assets
    (Закон за отнемане на незаконно придобитото имущество), (Bulgarian);

  5. Law on the Protection of Whistleblowers
    (Закон за защита на лицата, подаващи сигнали или публично оповестяващи информация за нарушения), (Bulgarian);

  6. Law on Combating Corruption
    (Закон за противодействие на корупцията), (Bulgarian);

  7. Code of Conduct for Public Officials
    (Кодекс за поведение на служителите в държавната администрация), (Bulgarian).

Anti-Corruption Bodies

1. Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Turkmenistan
(Türkmenistanyň Içeri işler ministrligi), (Turkmen/Rissian/English);

2. General Prosecutor’s Office of the Turkmenistan
(Türkmenistanyň Baş Prokurory), (Turkmen/Russian/English).

  1. National Council for Anti-Corruption Policy
    (Национален съвет по антикорупционни политики към министерския), (Bulgarian);
  2. Commission for Combating Corruption and Confiscation of Illegall Property
    (Комисия за противодействие на корупцията и за отнемане на незаконно придобитото имущество), (Bulgarian);
  3. General Directorate for Combating Organized Crime of the Ministries of the Interior
    (Главна дирекция борба с организираната престъпност Министерства на вътрешните работи), (Bulgarian).

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