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  • 22-June-2021

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    Poland’s lack of progress in implementing reforms to boost fight against foreign bribery remains a serious concern

    Since Poland’s last evaluation in 2013, the OECD Working Group on Bribery has repeatedly urged Poland to carry out key recommendations and implement legislative reforms to combat foreign bribery, consistent with its obligations under the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention.

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  • 4-December-2020

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    Poland: investing in a greener, fairer economy will strengthen recovery from COVID-19 crisis

    Poland has suffered milder economic losses from COVID-19 than many other countries, yet the crisis still risks aggravating inequalities and reversing gains in living standards. Focusing reforms and investment on building a greener and more inclusive economy with better quality jobs will help to secure a strong and sustainable recovery, according to a new OECD report.

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  • 12-November-2020

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    Poland should urgently implement reforms to boost fight against foreign bribery and preserve independence of prosecutors and judges

    The OECD Working Group on Bribery has, since 2013, repeatedly urged Poland to reform its laws to ensure it can effectively investigate and prosecute foreign bribery. Since then, the legislative changes to the Polish judicial system have raised further concern about Poland’s implementation of the OECD Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials in International Business Transactions (Anti-Bribery Convention).

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  • 22-March-2018

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    Poland must make urgent legislative reforms to combat foreign bribery

    Poland must make urgent progress on carrying out key recommendations of the OECD Working Group on Bribery that remain unimplemented, more than four years after its Phase 3 evaluation in June 2013.

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  • 19-March-2018

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    Poland: Build on current economic strength to innovate and invest in skills and infrastructure

    Poland’s economic growth remains strong. Rising family benefits and a booming jobs market are lifting household income while poverty rates and inequality are falling, says a new OECD report.

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  • 14-February-2017

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    More strategic focus would improve impact of Poland’s foreign aid

    Poland has built up a small but solid presence in international development and should now focus its limited resources on areas where it can make the most impact, allocating more funds to bilateral aid in priority countries and sectors, according to a new OECD Review.

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  • 25-November-2016

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    OECD marks Poland’s 20 years of membership, sets out path to a more knowledge-based economy

    Poland has achieved impressive progress in improving the living standards of its citizens over the past 20 years but needs to continue to move towards higher technology, boosting productivity and improving access to quality jobs and good pay, according to the OECD.

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  • 22-March-2016

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    Poland: Investment in infrastructure and skills will support higher living standards and greater well-being

    Polish economic growth remains solid and unemployment is decreasing, but further investments in infrastructure and skills will be essential to sustain a continuing improvement in living standards, environmental quality and well-being, according to the latest OECD Economic Survey of Poland.

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  • 23-April-2015

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    Poland needs a strategy for moving to a lower-emission economy

    Poland has combined robust economic growth with reducing some of the pressures on its environment since it joined the EU in 2004. It has also brought environmental laws closer to European norms. Poland now needs to lessen its economy’s reliance on fossil fuels and make growth greener, according to a new OECD report.

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  • 27-March-2015

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    Promoting longer working lives is vital to improving Poland’s future prosperity

    Encouraging more people to work later in life would help Poland meet the challenges of a rapidly ageing population. The percentage of old to younger groups (defined as share of over 65s to people aged 20-64) is projected to nearly triple from 22% in 2012 to 63% in 2050, according to a new OECD report.

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