submits to the Parliament a draft Law "On the Rules of Integrity for Politicians"
and adopts a resolution "On Approval of Rules of Ethical Conduct of Civil
Servants". Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk declared at an open meeting
of the Government streamed live on Thursday, 11 February.
He noted that this is
an absolutely new approach for Ukraine, similar to that existing in the United
States and member countries of the European Union.
his job, holds meetings. And in case, if there arises any question, he should say
whom he met and what they talked about. And if there wasn’t any conflict of
interest", stressed the Head of Government.
Such materials, he
said, should be submitted to the National
Agency of Ukraine on Civil
stressed the need to establish an Inspector General Office on the basis of the
National Agency on Civil Service: "This is a person that is authorized to
conduct all of the official investigation".
"It is crucial
to ensure the same procedure to be applied for political figures", he
stressed. The Government will monitor the implementation of the decree by the executive
branch: "Now it is important what will be done regarding this issue by the
Parliament and the local self-government bodies which are not answerable to the
Cabinet of Ministers".
"It is an
essential principle of transparency", summed up Arseniy Yatsenyuk.