Bribery and corruption

Mexico - OECD Anti-Bribery Convention


Monitoring and evaluation

‌‌Mexico's Phase 4 Monitoring Report

2018 - This report details Mexico's achievements and challenges in respect to implementation and enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention, as well as progress made since the Phase 3 evaluation in 2011. 

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Mexico's accession

27 May 1999
Deposit of instrument of ratification

26 July 1999
Entry into force of the Convention

18 May 1999
Entry into force of implementing legislation

Monitoring and peer review history

2023 Additional follow-up report

2021 Phase 4 Follow-Up report

2018 Phase 4 report

2014 Follow-up to Phase 3 report

2011 Phase 3 report

2007 Follow-up on Phase 2 report

2004 Phase 2 report

2000 Phase 1 report

News releases
2022 Mexico should urgently address long-standing concerns over foreign bribery enforcement and protect whistleblower | French and Spanish

2018 Mexico must increase foreign bribery enforcement: full implementation of anti-corruption reforms could help

2011 Acknowledging progress made, Mexico should further prioritise fighting foreign bribery | Spanish



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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OECD Working Group on Bribery 

The OECD Working Group on Bribery in International Business Transactions is responsible for monitoring the implementation and enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention, the 2021 Recommendation and related instruments. The Working Group is made up of representatives from the States Parties to the Convention and meets regularly.

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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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