National Agency for Prevention of Corruption

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National Agency for Prevention of Corruption (Національне агентство з питань запобігання корупції)
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Formed2016 [1]
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The National Agency for Prevention of Corruption (Ukrainian : Національне агентство з питань запобігання корупції) or NAPC is a national anti-corruption agency of the Ukrainian government which is responsible for shaping and implementing anti-corruption policy, while creating an environment conducive to corruption prevention. [3] It has been functioning since 2016. [1]


The agency is one of the three anti-corruption pillars of Ukraine, created after the Euromaidan revolution, along with the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) and the Specialized Anti-Corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO).

In contrast to NABU, which is a law-enforcement institution, NACP has a preventive function. As such, the Agency develops regulations that help prevent corruption and ensures compliance with them.

The candidates of the 2019 Ukrainian presidential election were required submit a declaration of income for the year preceding the year of the beginning of the election. [4] This document will be scrutinized by the National Agency for Prevention of Corruption who will subsequently publish the results of the audit. [4]

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  2. 1 2 3 Novikov becomes new head of National Agency for Prevention of Corruption, Ukrinform (15 January 2020)
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