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ACC participated the Nationwide cleanup programme1-570x340

Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) participated the nationwide cleanup programme held Saturday, 08 December 2018. This nationwide clean-up initiative named “Saafu Raajje, Aharenge ves zimma”, loosely translating to “(A)Clean Maldives, My Responsibility Too”, is aimed at encouraging all citizens to view the management and cleaning of our environment as a personal responsibility and targeted at raising awareness [Read More…]

More than two billion Rufiyaa was claimed to be recovered by the state in the first thee quarter of 2018 – ACC1-570x340

Anti-corruption Commission’s statistical data revealed that during the first three quarters of 2018, the commission has informed relevant government institutions to recover more than two billion Rufiyaa to the state. During the first nine months of 2018, total amount to be recovered by the state stood at 2,024,638,893.74 (Two billion Twenty-four million Six hundred and [Read More…]

ACC Conducts Anti-Corruption Training for Staff of NSPAnspa eng_06_12

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has conducted an Anti-Corruption Training session for the staff of National Social Protection Agency, on 4th December, 2018, on the occasion of International Anti-Corruption Day. Participants were given information regarding corruption and integrity, in the 3-hour session. The session with 24 participants from NSPA was conducted by professional staff of ACC.

ACC Conducts Anti-Corruption Training for Staff of Pension Officepension- eng

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has conducted an Anti-Corruption Training Programme for staff of Maldives Pension Administration Office, on 2nd and 3rd December, 2018. Participants were given information regarding corruption and integrity, in the 3-hour session. The sessions with 36 participants from pension office was conducted by professional staff of ACC.

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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