Protection of Persons Reporting Corruption (ME0037)
Action Plan: Not Attached
Action Plan Cycle: 2012
Lead Institution: NGO Center for Development of Non-governmental Organizations
Support Institution(s): NGO Network for Affirmation of NGO Sector - MANS
Policy AreasAnti-Corruption, Civic Space, Defending Journalists and Activists, Legislation & Regulation, Public Participation, Whistleblower Protections
In order to provide a comprehensive protection of persons who report corruption in Montenegro, the Government of Montenegro will propose adoption of a special Law on persons who report corruption, which will: define a comprehensive protection of persons who report corruption; stipulate clear procedures for reporting corruption; define competent institutions; establish a reporting system on several levels, including media outlets, parliamentarians and civil society organisation as protected channels for reporting corruption; define clear and detailed measures for protection, sanctions and remuneration to motivate employees to report corruption.