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Monitoring and evaluation

Russia is ready for its Phase 3 evaluation once it fulfills high-priority recommendation

13/12/2019: The OECD Working Group on Bribery considers that it is ready to conduct the Phase 3 evaluation of the Russian Federation, provided that Russia implements a high-priority recommendation on the foreign bribery offence by October 2020. 

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Access the list of high-priority unimplemented recommendations

 

Russia's accession

17 April 2012
Deposit of instrument of ratification

17 February 2012
Entry into force of the Convention

     
Monitoring and peer review history

2018 Additional follow-up to Phase 2 report 

2018 Additional follow-up to Phase 2 report

2016 Follow-up to Phase 2 report

2013 Phase 2 report

2012 Phase 1 report

 

News releases

2019 Russia is ready for its Phase 3 evaluation once it fulfills high-priority recommendation 

2019 Russia must urgently step up fight against foreign bribery

2017 Statement of OECD Working Group on Bribery: Russia Must Make Fighting International Bribery a Priority

2016 Statement of OECD Working Group on Bribery: Russia's Legislation for Combating International Bribery needs Reform as a Matter of Urgency 

2013 Despite Certain Progress, the OECD Remains Concerned with Russia's Compliance with Key Provisions of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

2012 Russia joins OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

2011 OECD invites Russia to join Anti-Bribery Convention

2011 OECD welcomes Russia introducing law to make foreign bribery a crime

 

      

 

The OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

The OECD Anti-Bribery Convention establishes standards to criminalise bribery of foreign public officials in international business transactions.

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All country reports

 

Monitoring and evaluation

Monitoring of implementation and enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention takes places in successive phases through a rigorous peer-review monitoring system. 


Description of each phase of evaluation

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Russia signs the Convention

17/02/2012 - Russia today took a major step toward upholding international anti-bribery standards by depositing its instrument of accession to the OECD Convention at a ceremony at the OECD in Paris.

OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría received Russia’s instrument of accession from First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Denisov and First Deputy Minister of Justice Fedorov.

Russia became the 39th Party to the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention on 17 April 2012, 60 days after the ceremony.

 Russia joins OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

   Russia signs OECD Anti-Bribery Convention, on Flickr

 

25/05/2011 - On the occasion of the 50th Anniversary Ministerial Meeting, the OECD invited the Russian Federation to join the OECD’s Working Group on Bribery and to accede to the OECD’s Anti-Bribery Convention. Secretary-General Angel Gurría signed an exchange of letters with First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Andrey Denisov, and Russia’s Minister for Economic Development, Elvira Nabiullina, at a ceremony with US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton during the OECD Ministerial Council Meeting.

 OECD invites Russia to join Anti-Bribery Convention

 Remarks by Hillary Rodham Clinton 

 

Andrey Denisov, First Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation, explains what the OECD's Anti-Bribery Convention means for Russia | also available in Russian


Andrey Denisov, First Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation, discusses anti-corruption and Russia's accession to the OECD 

 

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