Sentencing former director of governmental bank to ten years for embezzling more than IDs 4 billion from public money                                    Final Report of the Voluntary Media Campaign (My Job is Trust) Launched by the Office of Relations with NGOs                                   Revealing its investigative audit procedures, CoI recovers about IDs 850 million as loans contrary to controls granted to members and employees at Diwaniyah Provincial Council                                   CoI hinders wasting IDs 353 billion, instructs to fine and recover more than IDs 51 billions spent as pensions to NAC members                                   Within its program of awareness campaign (My Job is Trust) Office of Relations with NGOs organizes seminar in Ministry of Industry to explain public office`s ethics and behaviors                                   Former Director General of TBI sentenced to seven years for damaging public funds                                   Technical manager at Extratel Co. sentenced to ten year for causing damage to public money                                   Within its Campaign of (My Job is Trust)… Office of Relations with NGOs Holds Seminar at the Ministry of Communications                               

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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.