Bribery in international business

Greece - OECD Anti-Bribery Convention


Monitoring and evaluation

‌‌Greece's Phase 4 Monitoring Report

22/03/2022 - This report details Greece's achievements and challenges in respect to implementation and enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention, as well as progress made since the Phase 3 evaluation. 

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Greece's accession

5 February 1999
Deposit of instrument of ratification

6 April 1999
Entry into force of the Convention

1 December 1999
Entry into force of implementing legislation

Monitoring and peer review history

2022 Phase 4 report

2018 Phase 3bis follow-up: Additional written report 

2017 Phase 3bis follow-up: Additional written report

2017 Follow-up to Phase 3bis report

2015 Phase 3bis report

News releases

2022 The OECD is gravely concerned about Greece’s detection and enforcement of the foreign bribery offence

2019 OECD very concerned that active bribery is no longer a felony in Greece

2015 Greece should tackle not only domestic corruption but also foreign bribery, says OECD

2012 Greece’s failure to investigate major foreign bribery cases raises significant concerns



The OECD Anti-Bribery Convention

The OECD Anti-Bribery Convention establishes standards to criminalise bribery of foreign public officials in international business transactions.

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OECD Working Group on Bribery 

The OECD Working Group on Bribery in International Business Transactions is responsible for monitoring the implementation and enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention, the 2021 Recommendation and related instruments. The Working Group is made up of representatives from the States Parties to the Convention and meets regularly.

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Monitoring and evaluation

Monitoring of implementation and enforcement of the OECD Anti-Bribery Convention takes places in successive phases through a rigorous peer-review monitoring system. 

Description of each phase of evaluation




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