News about ICAC, corruption cases etc.

January 2021

Corruption Risk Management (CRM)

2021-01-15T11:17:00+04:00January 15th, 2021|Categories: Events, News, Reports|

The Corruption Risk Management Manual describes how to identify and analyse corruption risks organisations face and proposes for risk mitigation strategies measures thereby ensuring that all members of the organisation work with integrity to achieve the organisation’s mandate. Download CRM Manual

Commemoration of the International Anti-Corruption Day 2020

2021-01-07T13:22:11+04:00January 7th, 2021|Categories: Events, News, Newsletter|

To commemorate the International Anti-Corruption Day 2020, a value-based poster and brochure entitled ‘Le parcours initiatique de l’être humain’ have been worked out by the Council of Religions in collaboration with the ICAC. The official launching of both materials was held during a joint mission (ICAC/Council of Religions) to Rodrigues, from 08 to 09 [...]

December 2020

Forum Debate on Social Media

2020-12-11T10:43:29+04:00December 9th, 2020|Categories: Events, News|

Commemoration of International Anti-Corruption Day 2020 The International Anti-Corruption Day is commemorated on 9th December each year to mark the signing of the UN Convention against Corruption in Merida, Mexico. This day is commemorated to raise awareness about corruption and the Convention’s role in combatting and preventing corruption. During the past years, [...]

Guidelines – Exercise of Discretionary Powers

2020-12-17T08:33:27+04:00December 9th, 2020|Categories: Events, News, Newsletter|

Discretion is the legal power or right to take official decisions using reasoning and judgment in particular situations. As senior public officials, we may have discretion in certain decision-making processes. We may also be granted certain flexibility and choices in the processes whilst under the moral responsibility of operating within a legal and ethical [...]

Best Practice Guide – Management of Contract Works for Public Bodies

2020-12-17T08:35:16+04:00December 9th, 2020|Categories: Events, News, Newsletter|

Contract management is the post-award phase of the procurement cycle. It mainly aimsat ensuring that the contractor delivers the works in accordance with the contract termsand conditions so that best value for money is achieved. However, at times the contract deliverables may not be fully achieved due to mismanagement and corruption. Corruption risks in [...]

Guidelines for Public Bodies – Corruption Prevention in Direct Procurement

2020-12-17T08:32:05+04:00December 9th, 2020|Categories: Events, News, Newsletter|

The ICAC has conducted several Corruption Prevention Reviews on procurement in Public Bodies over the last years following complaints of alleged malpractices/acts of corruption in Public Bodies. The reviews have demonstrated that Direct Procurement, amongst others, can easily open the door to corruption risks. This document is thus aimed at assisting Public Bodies to [...]

November 2020

September 2020

UNCAC Review Cycle II – Report Mauritius

2020-09-21T10:26:14+04:00September 21st, 2020|Categories: Events|

The Republic of Mauritius was subject under Article 63 of the United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC), to a peer review under Cycle II on the implementation of Chapters II (Preventive Measures) and V (Assets Recovery) of the Convention in 2016-2017. The full report was recently rendered public by the UNODC. It indicates that [...]

ICAC reinforces partnership with agencies in Declaration of Assets verification and monitoring

2020-09-09T15:52:41+04:00September 9th, 2020|Categories: Events|

The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC), represented by its Director General, Navin Beekarry, proceeded to the signing of Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) with agencies depository of information relevant to the enforcement of the Declaration of Assets Act 2018 (DoA Act), as amended, on Thursday 03 September 2020. [...]

Integrity Charter for Professionals in Education

2020-09-08T11:50:51+04:00September 8th, 2020|Categories: Events, News|

The ICAC in collaboration with the Anti-Corruption Education Working Group has produced an Integrity Charter for Professionals in Education. The Integrity Charter is intended to be inspirational and a guide to professionals in the education sector to live up to the required ethical norms and professional standards. The Charter is presently being disseminated in [...]