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ACC participates in the UNODC Regional WorkshopUNODC_Reginal_workshop_13_11_2018

The Anti-Corruption Commission has participated in Regional Workshop on International Cooperation in Corruption and Financial Investigations and Money Laundering organized by United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC. Investigation officer Mr. Abdulla Javeed, Mr.Abdulla Mizan and Ms. Aminath Sana, is attending the Workshop on behalf of Anti-Corruption Commission. The regional workshop takes place in [Read More…]

Highest number of cases concluded is on providing undue advantage for a third partySatistics Q3 2018 eng

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC)’s statistical data for the first nine months of 2018 discloses that the highest number of cases concluded is on providing undue advantage for a third party. A total of 211 such cases were concluded during the third quarter of 2018. Similarly, 158 cases of providing undue advantage were concluded in the same [Read More…]

ACC concluded 320 cases in the third quarter of 2018concluded_cases_3rd_quarterEN

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has concluded a total of 320 cases in the third quarter of 2018. ACC’s statistical data revealed that within the first nine months of 2018, the commission has concluded a total 1094 cases. Amongst these cases, 320 cases were completed in the third quarter of 2018. During the same period in 2017, [Read More…]

Highest number of cases lodged at ACC is procurement relatedRegistered_Case_Type_3rd_QuarterEN

The Commission’s statistical data for the third quarter of 2018 discloses that the highest number of cases registered is procurement related. There was a total of 40 procurement related cases registered at the Commission during this period while this amount stood at 53 during last year. Additionally, a total of 12 employment related cases were [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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