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Successful completion of the first series of trainings

The first stage of trainings to increase the capacity of representatives of civil society institutions on combating corruption in the Kyrgyz Republic has ended. Seminars were held in all areas …

13.01.2022

We have been marked with a sign of appreciation!

Renata Levovsky, Director of the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) office in Kyrgyzstan, thanked the team of the Central Asian Institute for Research on Corruption and Money Laundering for …

13.01.2022

Oleksandra Koidel – “Methodology of research in the sphere of combating corruption”.

One important part of the action for students in an academic anti-corruption certification program is to research and defend a research project. Successful work requires skills in writing one’s own …

13.01.2022

“Building the capacity of civil society institutions on anti-corruption issues in the Kyrgyz Republic”

The Central Asian Research Institute on Corruption and Money Laundering is pleased to inform about the beginning of work with activists and representatives of civil society institutions to strengthen the …

13.01.2022

Guest lecture by Mr. Yaroslav Strelchenok

Can Latvian chocolate equate to a bribe? 🍫 The answer may be ambiguous, isn’t it? But our listeners certainly distinguish between what is a gift and what is a bribe. …

13.01.2022

Quiz Night on “Countering Corruption in the Electoral Process”

International Anti-Corruption Day was celebrated by our Institute with an exhibition on “Corruption in Contemporary Society”, where guests viewed art and graphic works reflecting flagrant cases of corruption in the …

13.01.2022

Young Leader Academy in Naryn on “The Role of Youth in Counteracting Corruption in the Electoral Process

Академия Молодого Лидера 25 ноября начала свою работу в Нарыне. Мы продолжаем тренинги на тему «Роль молодежи в противодействии коррупции в избирательном процессе». Коррупция встречается практически во всех сферах государственного …

13.01.2022

Academy of Young Leader in Karakol on “The role of young people in countering corruption in the electoral process.

On November 22, the first day of the Young Leader’s Academy started in Karakol with the theme “The Role of Youth in Counteracting Corruption in the Electoral Process. The high …

13.01.2022

Andrey Zhvirblis: “Anti-corruption declaration in Russia and public opinion. Declarator.org Project”.

From past lectures, our students learned that offshore zones do not have access to tracking financial flows. But in any civilized state there is a declaration of financial income and …

13.01.2022

Khachik Kharutyunyan: “Offshore and Corruption”

Events with the disclosure of the largest offshore database in history, the Pandora Papers, have attracted the attention of the world community. Certainly, corruption and laundering of illicit proceeds are …

13.01.2022

Ina Kubbe, “Understanding Corruption and Social Norms: Rethinking the Approach to Anti-Corruption Reforms

Meetings with world-class experts are becoming a good tradition that we intend to follow in the future. The module “International Standards and National Legal and Institutional Framework for Combating Corruption” …

13.01.2022

Bo Rothstein: “Controlling Corruption: A Social Contract Approach”

The Central Asian Institute on Corruption and Money Laundering has the honor of introducing Dr. Bo Abraham Mendel Rothstein, a renowned scholar and author of numerous studies on public administration …

13.01.2022

Module “International Standards and National Legal and Institutional Framework for Combating Corruption”

Understanding the international nature of corruption and its transnational significance requires the adoption of global measures to prevent the threat it poses to the security of the entire global community. …

13.01.2022

Right of access to information. Factcheking

In 1981, U.S. President Ronald Reagan made a public speech in which he said that trees were four times more polluting than cars. This provoked public indignation and ridicule. Scientists …

30.09.2021

Guest lecture with Oleksandr Salizhenko from the Ukrainian Chesno Movement

Can you imagine a platform that would contain information about every person who has ever participated in the country’s politics, and based on that data, independently identify who the corrupt, …

29.09.2021

Course on “Corruption, goverment policy and society”

Political, administrative, electoral corruption, corruption in the private sector – these and other topics began to be discussed by the students of the academic anti-corruption certified program with Dr. Max …

21.09.2021

Start of the 2021-2022 program

Anti-corruption academic certified program 2021-2022 began its work.At the organizational meeting Rector Almazbek Akmataliev and the program experts congratulated the participants on the successful completion of the competitive selection.During the …

21.09.2021

Selection for the academic anti-corruption certified program

The second round of selection for the academic anti-corruption certified program is underway. The interest in studying in this program is quite high. More than 60 contestants from among those …

26.08.2021

Экспертная встреча по ЗАР

Процесс демократического формирования публичных органов неизбежно сталкивается с вопросом о степени правомерности использования административного ресурса при проведении избирательных кампаний. Несмотря на то, что злоупотребление административным ресурсом относится к политической коррупции, …

20.08.2021

The Youth Leader Academy. Second Day.

The second day of the “Youth Leader Academy” has ended. The participants learned about the history of elections, types of electoral systems, discussed problems related to electoral corruption, got acquainted …

11.08.2021

The Youth Leader Academy. The First Day.

Today, within the framework of the “Electoral Rights Fest” week, dedicated to the International Youth Day, the Central Asian Research Institute on Corruption and Money Laundering in partnership with the …

10.08.2021

Online meeting between our Institute and the “Kazakhstan Parlamentary Development Fund”

Cooperation of civil society institutions on anti-corruption issues is relevant and important, especially at the regional level.  As part of cooperation between our Institute and the Kazakhstan Parlamentary Development Fund, …

23.07.2021

Development of regional cooperation between civil society institutions in Central Asia

Cooperation between civil society organizations at the regional level is important and significant, contributing to the implementation of joint programs and strengthening expertise on a wide range of issues.Central Asian …

09.07.2021

UN Special Session on Anti-Corruption Issues.

Corruption today in the world has transformed into an increasing and global problem that affects every state, international organizations and significantly affects the life of not only at the domestic …

15.06.2021

Seminar “Actual directions of anti-corruption research in Kyrgyzstan”

The education of students of the academic anticorruption certified program has finished, it had a goal to increase the potential and strengthen the anticorruption expertise in the Kyrgyz Republic. During …

19.05.2021

Final Research Projects of Students

The academic anti-corruption certified Program ends with a discussion of individual action plans of our students and a presentation of the results of a research project carried out during the …

13.05.2021

We became part of the UNCAC

Great news! We became part of the UNCAC (United Nations Convention Against Corruption). The UNCAC Coalition is a global network of more than 350 civil society organizations in more than …

07.05.2021

Guest lecture on the topic: “Corruption and human rights”. Jyldyz Tegizbekova -Candidate of Legal Sciences

The main goal of the legal system is to protect our rights every day. Human rights are a system of values, a guide for creating a society in which we …

28.04.2021

The role of civil society institutions in anti-corruption measures. Aigul Akmatzhanova-The Head of Transparency International – Kyrgyzstan.

Why do all the countries of the world want to fight against corruption? Why more than half of the world’s countries fail and only a small number succeed. The participants …

26.04.2021

The U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee unanimously approved the Countering Russian and Other Overseas Kleptocracy Act (“CROOK Act”)

On April 21, 2021 House Foreign Affairs Committee unanimously approved the Countering Russian and Other Overseas Kleptocracy Act (“CROOK Act”). The CROOK Act, which was introduced in the U.S. House …

22.04.2021

Guest Lecture “Best experience of Georgia in promoting anti-corruption initiatives and OGP commitments”

The representative of the IDFI (Institute for Development of Freedom of Information), the head of the Open Government department,Mr. Davit Maisuradze, began his guest lecture by saying that civil society …

21.04.2021

“Investigation of corruption crimes in the Kyrgyz Republic”. Guest lecture by Bakyt Kakeshov.

Corruption has become the most dangerous social pandemic in our society. Corruption among individuals, with authority has led to an inevitable and catastrophic decline of trust in the state form …

16.04.2021

Investment to government as a form of corruption in Kyrgyzstan. Dr.Johan Engvall.

Many experts and politicians were able to research, analyze and give suggestions on  anti-corruption measures in Kyrgyzstan, but the Swedish political scientist-researcher has his own approach to this theme. Dr. …

15.04.2021

Return of assets.Recommendations by International expert Richard Messick.

The recovery of assets stolen through corruption represents the actions of the state to repatriate the proceeds of corruption hidden in foreign jurisdictions.However, the lack of a well-developed legislative framework, …

12.04.2021

International Expert Richard Messick’s Lecture Series on Asset Recovery

The Academic Anti-Corruption Certified Program has begun a series of lectures on the recovery of stolen assets. Political corruption, the lack of professional experts on this issue has made this …

09.04.2021

Business Integrity – Compliance

On March 9, as part of our academic anti-corruption certified program, a new module on the topic “Business Integrity (Compliance)” began.What does the concept of “Business Integrity – Compliance” include?“Integrity …

29.03.2021

Guest lecture of the deputy ombudsman – business intergrity, compliance.

Anti-corruption, as you know, is the task of not only the state, but also the institutions of civil society. One of these institutions is the Institute of the Business Ombudsman.The …

29.03.2021

Business integrity – compliance.

One of the most important tasks of the Integrity in Business course was to instill the skills of developing a compliance system in business, as well as monitoring and assessing …

29.03.2021

“Identifying the risks of fraud and corruption in the framework of the audit”

Within the framework of the academic anti-corruption certified program, the module “Identifying the risks of fraud and corruption in the framework of the audit” has started! Lecturer Elnura Turgunbekova is …

08.02.2021

“Data Disclosure and Analysis” (Fact checking)

Participants of the academic anti-corruption certified program began to study the module “Data Disclosure and Analysis” (Fact checking). The trainers are the best experts in this field – Ali Toktakunov …

08.02.2021

Anti-money laundering. Investigation of corruption crimes. Bringing legal entities to criminal responsibility.

The 4th module of our Academic anti-corruption certified educational program has been successfully completed. As part of the last lesson, trainer Sayakbayev Tilek told the audience about the peculiarities of …

22.12.2020

“Identification of corruption risks in public procurement”

The module “Identifying corruption risks in public procurement” came to an end, within which the listeners had an excellent opportunity to gain knowledge about the budget, its formation, about public …

22.12.2020

“Methodology for conducting research in the field of anti-corruption”

Student of the academic anti-corruption certified program began to study the course “Methodology for conducting research in the field of anti-corruption.” This module are read by Dr. Oksana Huss (University …

22.10.2020

Organizational meeting with students of the academic anti-corruption certified program

The Central Asian Research Institute on Corruption and Money Laundering is pleased to welcome the students of the academic anti-corruption certified program (further – Program), which is being launched for …

11.09.2020

Seminar “Promotion of anti-corruption education in the universities of the Kyrgyz Republic”

Anti-corruption education, the formation of an intolerant attitude towards corruption should become an integral part of the anti-corruption strategy.There is a belief that any disease is better prevented than cured. …

10.09.2020

Seminar on preparation for the start of the Academic Anti-Corruption Education Program.

On September 2, 2020, at the Academy of Sciences of the Kyrgyz Republic, a seminar was held with the participation of program experts, at which discussions of the educational modules …

02.09.2020

Round table on the topic “Anti-corruption education and measures to improve its effectiveness”, dedicated to the International Anti-Corruption Day

The Central Asian Research Institute on Corruption and Money Laundering together with the Ministry of Education and Science of the Kyrgyz Republic held a round table on the topic “Anti-corruption …

04.12.2019

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