PPDA JOINS THE FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION

PPDA OPENS EASTERN REGION OFFICE IN MBALE
December 13, 2018
DIALOGUE WITH BIDDERS ON THE IMPLEMENTATION OF ELECTRONIC GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT (eGP)
January 30, 2019

Joint procession of Anti corruption agencies in Kampala

PPDA JOINS THE FIGHT AGAINST CORRUPTION

In a collaborative approach and effort, the anti-corruption Agencies namely: the Inspectorate of Government (IG), Public Procurement and Disposal of Public Assets Authority (PPDA), Office of the Auditor General (OAG) , Justice Law and Order Sector (JLOS) and Directorate of Ethics and Integrity (DEI) have come together to form a ‘syndicate of anti-corruption agencies to counter all forms of corruption.

This collaboration is supported by the German Government through Deutsche GesellschaftfürInternationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ), under the Governance and Civil Society Programme.
Every year, a special week is set aside in Uganda in respect of the fight against corruption. The United Nations (UN) General Assembly by resolution 58/4 of 31st October 2003, designated 9th December as the International Anti-Corruption Day.

In Uganda, the focus this year is on engaging the public under the theme:Citizens’ participation in the fight against corruption: A sustainable path to Uganda’s transformation”.  the activities to mark the Anti-corruption week 2018 include; Boardroom sessions  held with different sectors of the public service aimed at developing a robust internal anti-corruption system within all government Ministries, Departments and Agencies to handle corruption cases internally before they are handled by the anti-corruption agencies, Radio and TV talk-shows and barazas.