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Council of Europe Resolution (97) 24 on the Twenty Guiding Principles for the Fight Against Corruption

Category
Publication
Type
Legal document
Subject
Good governance and anti-corruption

Description

Resolution adopted by the Committee of Ministers on 6 November 1997 at the 101st session of the Committee of Ministers

Summary

The Council of Europe Committee of Ministers agrees on twenty guiding principles to fight corruption. The Resolution also aims to promote a dynamic process for effectively preventing and combating corruption.

Guiding principles include raising public awareness, improving investigation and prosecution procedures, promoting specialization of persons or bodies in charge of fighting corruption as well as increasing international cooperation.

Information

Added on
06 Nov 1987
Origin
Council of Europe
Keywords
corruption, international law
Rights
Council of Europe