A new anti-corruption system to be introduced in "Uzpromstroybank"
Tashkent, Uzbekistan (UzDaily.com) -- In the system of JSCB "Uzpromstroybank", together with local and foreign organizations, the anti-corruption policy will be radically revised, and an anti-corruption system operating on the basis of international standards will be introduced, the activities of an independent structure subordinate only to the Bank’s Council will be established.
In his Address to the Oliy Majlis in January this year, the President of the Republic of Uzbekistan Shavkat Mirziyoyev noted that if all members of society are not vaccinated with the "vaccine of honesty" against corruption and do not move from fighting the consequences of corruption to its timely prevention, then we will not achieve our goals. high frontiers.
Priority is also given to the introduction of honesty standards in the Uzpromstroybank system, identifying the causes and conditions of corruption, creating an effective system for eliminating them, improving the system for assessing the risks of corruption arising from the performance of tasks and functions assigned to employees.
For this purpose, together with such state organizations as the Anti-Corruption Agency of the Republic of Uzbekistan, the Ministry of Justice, the Central Bank, also with international organizations, in particular, the International Organization for Standardization, with our compatriots working in prestigious foreign organizations in this area, the Road map "on counteracting and preventing the shadow economy and corruption in the Bank for 2020-2021.
The Roadmap includes measures to introduce a compliance control system in the Bank in the fight against corruption, further expand the use of modern information technologies, introduce a transparent and efficient system in public procurement and spending budget funds, provide services to clients and recruitment processes to work, increasing the efficiency of using effective forms of public control.
Now in the Bank’s system, systematic work will be established to introduce honesty standards on the part of the anti-corruption special commission and a separate structure. At present, the activities of the internal control systems ("compliance control") and risk management have been radically reformed, the current regulatory legal acts have been studied, policies, internal procedures and other regulatory legal acts in the area are being developed.
It should be noted that the prevention of corruption risks requires employees performing anti-corruption compliance functions to have theoretical knowledge and practical skills in this area. To this end, work is underway to organize their studies by the end of this year, aimed at raising their awareness not only of domestic, but also foreign experience, and obtaining relevant international certificates.