5th Round Evaluation visit to Monaco (20 -24 November 2023)

24/11/2023 MONACO

A delegation composed of three GRECO evaluators (Austria, Belgium, Republic of Moldova) and a member of the Secretariat visited Monaco from 20 to 24 November 2023 to carry out an evaluation within the framework of GRECO’s 5th evaluation round. The topics covered were the prevention of corruption...

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5th Round Evaluation visit to Andorra (Andorra la Vella, 20-24 November 2023)

24/11/2023 ANDORRA LA VELLA

A delegation comprising four GRECO evaluators (France, Luxembourg, Portugal and the United States) and two members of the Secretariat visited Andorra la Vella on 20-24 November 2023 to carry out the evaluation of Andorra in the framework of GRECO’s 5th evaluation round. The topics covered were...

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Austria - Publication of the Second Compliance Report of 4th Evaluation Round

16/11/2023 STRASBOURG

GRECO has made public today its Fourth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report on Austria, which deals with corruption prevention in respect of members of parliament, judges and prosecutors. This report was adopted by GRECO at its 94th Plenary Meeting (Strasbourg, 5 - 9 June 2023). Link to the...

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Sweden - Publication of Fifth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report

15/11/2023 STRASBOURG

GRECO has made public today its Fifth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report on Sweden, which deals with preventing corruption and promoting integrity in the central government (top executive functions) and law enforcement agencies. This report was adopted by GRECO at its 94th Plenary Meeting...

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GRECO 95th Plenary Meeting (27 November – 1 December 2023)

STRASBOURG

GRECO will hold its 95th plenary meeting from 27 November to 1 December 2023. The Plenary will examine 3 evaluation reports relating to the 5th evaluation round, and 13 compliance reports relating to the 5th and 4th evaluation rounds, concerning overall 16 member States: Cyprus, Denmark, France,...

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North Macedonia - Publication of Fifth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report

18/10/2023 STRASBOURG

GRECO has made public today its Fifth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report on North Macedonia, which deals with preventing corruption and promoting integrity in the central government (top executive functions) and law enforcement agencies. This report was adopted by GRECO at its 94th Plenary...

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Netherlands - Publication of Fifth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report

17/10/2023 STRASBOURG

GRECO has made public today its Fifth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report on the Netherlands, which deals with preventing corruption and promoting integrity in the central government (top executive functions) and law enforcement agencies. This report was adopted by GRECO at its 94th Plenary...

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Cyprus: Council of Europe anti-corruption body publishes report on measures needed for persons with top executive functions and law enforcement

02/10/2023 STRASBOURG

The Council of Europe’s Group of States against Corruption (GRECO), in a report published today, calls on Cyprus to pursue its efforts to prevent corruption in respect of persons with top executive functions and as regards the personnel of the Cyprus Police. GRECO notes that while the legislation...

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5th Round Evaluation visit to Switzerland (Bern, 25-29 September 2023)

29/09/2023 BERN

A delegation comprising four GRECO evaluators (Andorra, Belgium, Luxembourg and Romania) and a member of the Secretariat visited Bern from 25-29 September 2023 to carry out the evaluation of Switzerland in the framework of GRECO's 5th evaluation round. The topics covered were the prevention of...

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5th Round Evaluation visit to Armenia (Yerevan, 11-15 September 2023)

15/09/2023 YEREVAN

A delegation comprising four GRECO evaluators (Croatia, Czech Republic, Norway and the United Kingdom) and a member of the Secretariat visited Yerevan from 11-15 September 2023 to carry out the evaluation of Armenia in the framework of GRECO's 5th evaluation round. The topics covered were the...

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Romania must improve the effectiveness of its system to promote integrity and prevent corruption in the central government and law enforcement agencies

7 September 2023 Strasbourg

Strasbourg, 07.09.2023 – Romania has developed an institutional and legal integrity framework to promote integrity and prevent corruption in the top executive functions of the central government and in the law enforcement agencies. However, improvement is still needed in several areas, according...

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United Kingdom - Publication of Fifth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report

25 August 2023 Strasbourg

GRECO has made public today its Fifth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report on the United Kingdom, which deals with preventing corruption and promoting integrity in central governments (top executive functions) and law enforcement agencies. This report was adopted by GRECO at its 94th Plenary...

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Denmark - Publication of 4th Evaluation Round Third Interim Compliance Report

10/08/2023 Strasbourg

GRECO has made public today its Fourth Evaluation Round , third Interim Compliance Report on Denmark, following the authorisation by the Danish authorities which deals with corruption prevention in respect of members of parliament, judges and prosecutors. This report was adopted by GRECO at its...

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Poland - Publication of 5thRound 2nd Compliance Report  and 2nd Interim Compliance Report incl.Rule 34 of 4th Round

20/07/2023 Strasbourg

Poland - Publication of 5th Round 2nd Compliance Report and 2nd Interim Compliance Report incl.Rule 34 of 4th Round GRECO has just made public its following reports on Poland, following the authorisation by the Polish authorities 5th Round second Compliance Report on preventing corruption and...

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Stockholm Symposium on Democracy and the Rule of Law – GRECO shares its work and findings

23/06/2023 STOCKHOLM

At the 21-22 June 2023 Stockholm Symposium on Democracy and the Rule of Law, organised by the Swedish EU presidency, GRECO Executive Secretary Hanne Juncher spoke about GRECO’s contribution to the rule of law and the links between corruption, the rule of law and democratic backsliding. Among the...

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5th Round Evaluation visit to Georgia (Tbilisi, 19-23 June 2023)

23/06/2023 TBILISI

A delegation comprising four GRECO evaluators (Estonia, Netherlands, Bosnia and Herzegovina and USA) and two members of the GRECO Secretariat visited Tbilisi from 19 to 23 June 2023 to carry out the evaluation of Georgia within the framework of GRECO's 5th evaluation round. The topics covered...

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Czech Republic - Publication of Second Compliance Report and Second Interim Compliance Report of 4th Round

16/06/2023 STRASBOURG

GRECO has just made public its following reports on Czech Republic, dealing with corruption prevention in respect of members of parliament, judges and prosecutors: Second Interim Compliance Report, Adopted by GRECO at its 88th Plenary Meeting (Strasbourg, 20-24 September 2021): English – French –...

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GRECO calls on European governments to ensure access to information to help fight corruption

15/06/2023 STRASBOURG

The Group of States against Corruption of the Council of Europe (GRECO) today has expressed concern about the restrictive application of the right of access to information in some European states and called on authorities to respect international standards in this field. In its annual report for...

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Exchange of views between the President of GRECO and the Committee of Ministers

14/06/2023 STRASBOURG

On 14 June 2023, the GRECO President, Marin Mrčela, presented the work of GRECO to the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe in an exchange of views.

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Andorra - Publication of the Second Compliance Report of 4th Evaluation Round

14/06/2023 STRASBOURG

GRECO has made public today its Fourth Evaluation Round Second Compliance Report on Andorra, which deals with corruption prevention in respect of members of parliament, judges and prosecutors. This report was adopted by GRECO at its 94th Plenary Meeting (Strasbourg, 5 - 9 June 2023). Link to...

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