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ACC Conducts a Supervisory Skills Training ProgramSupervisors training skills

Anti-Corruption Commission conducted a Supervisory Skills Training Program for Section/ Unit Heads and Investigation Team Leaders. The 05-hour training was held at the Commission on 06 February 2020. The training aimed to upskill participants on scope of supervision, supervisory responsibilities, ways to lead and manage subordinates, delegating and monitoring tasks and evaluating employee performance. This [Read More…]

ACC Conducts a Corruption Prevention Program for the participants of Civil Service Induction ProgramCSTI_Public_5498

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has conducted an anti-corruption training program for the newly recruited civil service staff on Wednesday, 25th December 2019, at the Civil Service Training Institute (CSTI). This session is a part of the induction program organized by the CSTI, to give information on corruption and integrity to the participants. The two and [Read More…]

Maldives Participates in the Eighth Session of the Conference of the State Parties to UNCACUNODC state parties 18-12-19

The Anti-Corruption Commission has participated in the eighth session of the Conference of the State Parties to the United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC). This conference took place in Abu Dhabi from December 16 – 20, 2019 Commission Member Mr. Ali Ashraf and Senior Investigation Officer Mr. Majid Hassan attended this session on behalf of Anti-Corruption [Read More…]

ACC Conducts a Training Session at Directors Training ProgrammeCMDA_Session_9_12_2019

An awareness session has been conducted by ACC for the participants of Directors’ Training Programme organized by Capital Market Development Authority (CMDA) on Wednesday, 4th December 2019 at the seminar room of State Electric Company Limited (STELCO). The 3 hour-session was focused on anti-corruption, advancement of integrity, and familiarisation of the chapter on procurement in [Read More…]

Investigations

The ACC has the authority to investigate any matter involving public sector corruption in the Maldives.

The ACC has extensive powers of investigation, to conduct search and obtain evidence.
The ACC targets serious systemic corruption and corruption vulnerabilities in the Maldives public sector.
The ACC establish facts and refer corrective matters to public institutions on administrative processes, staff ethics and preventive actions.
The ACC recommends and advice systemic changes to prevent recurrence of corruption. [Read More..]

 

Prevention

The ACC is independent of the government of Maldives and is accountable to the people through the Parliament. It minimizes corruption by conducting various prevention programs. As part of the mandate of the Commission, prevention programs are categorized into two major areas;

1. Prevention and Research:

  • Implementing National Integrity Plan
  • Formulation of Anti-Corruption Strategy
  • Conducting Corruption Risk Assessments and Researches
  • Formulation of Capacity Development documents
  • Identifying Training needs..

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