HSE University Anti-Corruption Portal
Comparison of countries
Uruguay
Ecuador
Indices
Overall Score:
73 out of 100
Rank:
18 out of 180
Overall Score:
7,42 out of 10
Rank:
71 out of 141
Overall Score:
0,71 out of 1
Rank:
25 out of 139
Overall Score:
92 out of 150
Rank:
57 out of 136
Overall Score:
7,88 out of 10
Rank:
24 out of 114
Score:
36 out of 100
Rank:
105 out of 180
Rank:
116 out of 141
Overall Score:
0,48 out of 1
Rank:
92 out of 139
Overall Score:
46 out of 100
Overall Score:
74 out of 150
Rank:
86 out of 128
Overall Score:
6,59 out of 10
Rank:
50 out of 114
International Cooperation
UN
OAS
UN
OAS
Uruguay
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2007.
  • The review under the second cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The executive summary is available here.
  • The Inter-American Convention against Corruption was ratified in 1998.
Ecuador
  • The UN Convention against Corruption was ratified in 2005.
  • The review under the first cycle of the Implementation Review Mechanism is completed. The executive summary is available here.
  • The Inter-American Convention against Corruption was ratified in 1997.
Main Legislation
Uruguay
  1. Criminal Law: Articles 156-160, 161, 162
    (Código Penal N° 9155: Artículos 156-160, 161, 162), (Spanish); 

  2. Law of December 23, 1998 No. 17.060 «On Regulations Regarding Misuse of Public Office (Corruption)»
    (Ley 17.060 de 1998 Dictanse normas referidas al uso indebido del poder público (Corrupción)), (Spanish);

  3. Law of June 22, 2012 No. 18.914 «On Money-Laundering»
    (Ley 18.914 de 2012 Lavado de activos), (Spanish);

  4. Law of August 25, 2015 No. 19.340 «On the Council for Transparency and Public Ethics»
    (Ley 19.340 de 2015 Junta de Transparencia y Ética Pública JUTEP), (Spanish);

  5. Law of September 25, 2019 No. 19.823 «Code of Ethics for Public Administration»
    (Ley 19.823 de 2019 Código de Ética en la Función Pública), (Spanish).

Ecuador
  1. Criminal Code: Article 49 – Liability of Legal Persons, Articles 278-281, 285-286, 289, 294.1, 297, 320.1
    (Código Orgánico Integral Penal: Artículo 49 –  Responsabilidad de las personas jurídicas, Artículos 278-281, 285-286, 289, 294.1, 297, 320.1), (Spanish);
  2. Organic Law No. 294 of October 6, 2010 «On Public Service»
    (Ley con número de registro 294 del 6 de Octubre de 2010 «Ley orgánica del servicio público»), (Spanish)
Anti-Corruption Bodies
Uruguay
  1. Council for Transparency and Public Ethics
    (Junta de Transparencia y Etica Publica), (Spanish). 

 
Ecuador
  1. Council of Citizen Participation and Social Control
    (Consejo de Participación Ciudadana y Control Social), (Spanish).

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