Government approves new anti-corruption strategy ({{commentsTotal}})

The Estonian Government has approved an anti-corruption strategy implementation plan for the next four years. Through 2020, the state will dedicate a total of 3.9 million euros for the combat of corruption.

The Estonian Government also wants to form an Anti-Corruption Council, whose broader objective would be to reduce corruption by raising awareness in target groups, reported ERR’s television news.

New e-learning materials for use in grade-school civics classes were introduced last year to help inform youth attitudes towards corruption. The Ministry of Finance has also introduced the new code of ethics to 600 public servants.

Editor: Editor: Aili Sarapik