Integrity Charter for Professionals in Education

June 3rd, 2021|Categories: Events, News, Newsletter|

An Integrity Charter for Professionals in Education was developed and launched by the ICAC in collaboration with members of the Anti-Corruption Education Working Group, a consultative and advisory forum for the pre-primary, primary and [...]

Guidelines – Exercise of Discretionary Powers

December 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 [...]

Best Practice Guide – Management of Contract Works for Public Bodies

December 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 [...]

Guidelines for Public Bodies – Corruption Prevention in Direct Procurement

December 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, [...]

Barriers to Youth Engagement in the fight Against Corruption

June 24th, 2020|Categories: Newsletter|

The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) in collaboration with the University of Technology, Mauritius (UTM) with the support of the Mauritius Research and Innovation Council (MRIC) published a research study entitled ‘Barriers to youth [...]

Brochure for members of Comité Anti-Corruption

February 17th, 2020|Categories: Events, Newsletter|

A Comité Anti-Corruption (CAC) exists in all districts of Mauritius and in Rodrigues. The main aim of CACs is to undertake anti-corruption initiatives in collaboration with civil society in view of reinforcing citizens’ engagement [...]

Guidelines on Gifts and Gratifications for Public Officials

December 13th, 2016|Categories: Codes and Guides|

Description The  enactment of the  Prevention  of  Corruption  Act  (PoCA)  2002  is  a major landmark in the fight against corruption in Mauritius. The Act consolidates and strengthens the law against corruption. It  gives  the Independent [...]

Launching of the Integrity Management Toolkit

June 16th, 2016|Categories: Codes and Guides|

Description   The Independent Commission Against Corruption in collaboration with the Ministry of Civil Service and Administrative Reforms conducted a two-phased training programme to better equip and empower Integrity Officers. One of the [...]

ICAC Newsletter December 2015

December 11th, 2015|Categories: Newsletter|Tags: , , , , |

Contents 2015: The Year in Statistics UNCAC: State Parties discuss Corruption in Russia International Cooperation: UNODC National Anti-Corruption Strategies ICAC & CBI (India) in talks to sign MoU Annual Lecture: International Anti-Corruption Day 2015 [...]

Research Study on Recruitment and Selection practices

February 27th, 2015|Categories: Codes and Guides|

Description This research study concerns recruitment and selection practices in parastatal bodies. Parastatal bodies are established statutorily under the aegis of Ministries/Departments as executive arms of Government with specific goals and objectives. They act as [...]

Code of conduct for employees of parastatal bodies

December 12th, 2009|Categories: Codes and Guides|

Description Employees of Parastatal Bodies should maintain the highest standard of integrity in their dealings with members of the public, the business community and other government officials. They are expected to be honest, impartial and [...]

Best Practice Guide on Recruitment and Selection in Parastatal Bodies

August 31st, 2008|Categories: Codes and Guides|

Description The recruitment function in Parastatal Bodies (PSBs) is perceived as an area that is highly corruption prone. In this respect the Select Committee on Corruption rightly pointed out: PSB board members and especially the [...]