CoI: Rigors Imprisonment on an Employee of Municipality, Committed Great Negligence in Public Function                                   Iraqi Anti-Corruption Academy involves 332 employees in various events during October                                   Commission of Integrity: employee sentenced to life time imprisonment for embezzling 500 millions IDs from Dyala real estate office                                   Within the sixth national integrity week: CoI involving 90 employees, students and activists in two activities in shatra and Batha                                   Al-Basra,Theqar and Babel investigation offices of CoI spread integrity cultures through different celebrations intervened sixth national integrity weak ceremonies                                   Continue our resistance against ISIS                                   Ratification of the imprison decision the director of the educational supervision in the ministry of the education                                   Head of Iraqi delegation presents Government`s reform platform, anti-corruption efforts, urges need for activating international support in extraditing fugitives, smuggled money                               


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Baghdad Second International Forum 2014

Introductory Guide for the Iraqi Anti - Corruption Academy

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  About COI

The Commission of integrity (COI) is an independent governmental body, responsible for fighting corruption, established in Iraq as Commission on Public Integrity (CPI), pursuant to statute promulgated by Iraq Governing Council and according to delegation of the dissolved Coalition Provisional Authority (CPA) in order 55 of 2004.

In 2005, Iraqi permanent constitution considered the CPI an independent commission , subjected to the Parliament and changed its name to the Commission of Integrity (COI), according to article (102), which states “ High Commission for Human Rights, High Independent Electoral Commission and Commission of Integrity are, hereby considered an independent authority, subjected to the Iraqi Parliament and the law of Iraq “.

 The COI is designed to prevent corruption, using legal means in implementing its functions that divided into:

1.Legal field: which has four form; first, Investigating corruption cases by investigator under a judge; second, Proposing legislations for the purpose of fighting corruption and fostering the culture of integrity, honesty, transparency, accountability and submission to questioning and fair dealing with government; third, to require Iraqi officials to disclose their financial statues; forth, to promulgate code of conduct for public sector employees.  

2.Educational, informative and instructive through: developing curriculums to straighten ethical, in coordination with Ministry of Education and Ministry of Higher Education; preparing researches and studies; training; media campaign and mass communication activities; holding symposiums; educating public sector employees and ordinary people and supporting their demands, through transparency, accountability and investigation. Consider the law, as a high authority consistent with section (3) of the law annexed to order (55 of 2004), to work, as appropriate, for any investigation purposes.    

The Commission consists of six directorates: investigations, Legal affairs, prevention, education and public relations, Non-governmental organizations, and administration.  

The Commission is chaired by an employee holding minister position, appointed by the Prime Minister; the commissioner may not be removed, unless approved by the Parliament as to other ministers. The Commission has one deputy commissioner, holding deputy minister position. The COI is acting under article (6) and (36) of UN Convention Against Corruption that Iraq has verified, according to law (35) of 2007.