The competitive Commission on election of the Chairman of the National Agency for prevention of corruption November 8, held the first meeting and announced the start of the competition.
This was reported by a member of the Commission, the coordinator of the “Media initiative for human rights” Olga Reshetilova on the page in Facebook.
“If among the candidates there is a person that will meet all the criteria and high standards of the office, his name will be known on 18 December 2019. The contest will be held in several stages. It will include a preliminary selection based on submitted documents, test of professional knowledge, psychological test and the last stage – interview,” said Reshetilova.
Recall, the Parliament supported restart NACP 2 Oct.
Chairman of the NACP will elect the competitive Commission of 6 members, 3 of whom shall be appointed by the government, and 3 suggest that the international donors of Ukraine. The head of the Agency is appointed for a term of 4 years and cannot be reelected. The head of the NACP now has a right to appoint 3 deputies and fire them.
Guarantees of the independence of the chair provided to ensure, in particular, by identifying an exhaustive list of grounds for early termination of his powers, which do not include the possibility of politically motivated dismissal. At the same time, the powers of the Chairman of the national Agency can be terminated early in case of presence of conclusions of the Commission to conduct an independent evaluation of the effectiveness of the activities of NACP about the ineffectiveness of such activities.
Also, the law in 2 times increased the salary of the head of the Agency with 19.5 minimum to 40 (at the moment – to 77.4 thousand UAH).