Model Code of Ethics for governmental employees in the Republic of Uzbekistan
The Cabinet of Ministers of Uzbekistan has adopted Model Code of Ethics (“Code”) for governmental employees.
According to the Code, governmental employees shall:
Carry their duties in good faith, with the highest professionalism
Obey the laws and normative acts
Timely perform governmental acts and orders
Carry their duties in the frames provided by the law
Avoid nepotism, favoritism or similar preferences to a certain person or group
Perform duties to avoid personal or monetary interest
Respect minorities’ rights and national traditions
Keep confidential information received during governmental duty
Governmental officers are banned from carrying entrepreneurial activities.
Violations of the Code shall be tried at the Ethics Commission acting under its Statute.