The National Transparency Authority publishes today its first Annual Report, presenting the work carried out throughout the year 2019, with emphasis on the actions and achievements of the Authority since its inception, with Law 4622/7-8-2019 on Executive State.
The COVID-19 pandemic has now caused disruption to the personal, professional and family life of all of us, in Greece and around the world.
I am well aware that all the employees of the NTA have had to adjust their daily pace, their personal lives and the way in which the responsibilities that everyone has assumed at both personal and professional level are handled.
With a view to protecting the health and safety of all of us, with ingenuity and methodical work, we managed in just a few 24 hours to transform the way we work...Continue
For the first time, a single and independent authority has been established in Greece, which has the necessary guarantees of independence and impartiality, in accordance with good international practices and the requirements of international law
The Authority has as its task the design and implementation of a framework of coherent policies both to identify and repress acts of corruption and to prevent and deter them
None of the controls stops. All audits carried out continue and the audit mechanism is strengthened by an extended framework of competence. For the first time, extensive control powers are also provided for private sector
The Authority is structured on three key pillars, introducing for the first time in Greece an integrated organizational and operational model of innovative actions and practices to enhance transparency