Businessmen will teach to fight corruption

Бизнесменов будут учить бороться с коррупцией

Businessmen at all levels, top managers of state and private enterprises, Ministers, public figures and government officials in Ukraine for the second time going on a Week business integrity (Week) organized by the all-Ukrainian Network of Integrity and Compliance (UNIC)

This year the Week will expand its geography in Kyiv and Lviv. 20 to may 24, 2019 businessmen and leaders of public bodies will share their experience of doing business and cooperation according to transparent rules.

Among the important business issues of reducing the pressure from the state, the eradication of corruption both within the company and when interacting with state agencies, collective security, implementation of standards of integrity, exchange of experience and familiarity with international best practices.

This year is the second time we spend a Week on business integrity. Our goal is to inspire business to make compliance part of the DNA of the company, to unite those who have already taken on this responsibility and to equip other members with the knowledge and experience to continue the path of virtue. Our activities will gradually change the Ukrainian business culture and will have a significant impact on accelerating economic growth. This “reform from below” — from the companies themselves will improve the investment climate and the confidence of the whole world to Ukraine.” — Anna Gerasimchuk, head of the Secretariat UNIC.

The program of the Week is very full. In Kiev, may 20-23, participants will be able to see how the reputation of counterparties may affect the reputation of the company, how to select and test contractors. Representatives of major international companies that already have a “bright side” of integrity will share their experience of conducting their activities. In Lviv, on may 24, the event will be held with the support of ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA office in Lviv, and this is the second seminar on anti-corruption and compliance, which UNIC is organizing jointly with the Austrian Embassy in Ukraine. “There was a General desire to hold another event with the support of the Lviv branch of ADVANTAGE AUSTRIA. We offered to do it within the Week, because during the regional seminars last year, felt the request to spread the idea of good business in other cities of Ukraine.” – says Anna.

Last year for a Week of business integrity was joined by 150 participants and 40 speakers. This year, 46 speakers have already confirmed their participation in the events. To Week you can still join. participation in events is free with advance registration(through may 17, 2019) : http://bit.do/eQJyZ

Agenda with description of each day, including topics and speakers, is available here: http://bit.do/eRQW7