Today, at a briefing in the Tatar-Inform News Agency, they the anti-corruption policy implementation by the state authorities of Tatarstan was discussed. Deputy Minister of Economy of the Republic of Tatarstan – Head of the Department of Socio-Economic Monitoring Roman Amirkhanov spoke about combating corruption – a priority direction of the state policy of the Republic of Tatarstan.
Anti-corruption monitoring has been implemented in the republic for 10 years, the study of which helps to assess the overall level of corruption, to intensify work in various areas, to make managerial decisions. In 2017, anti-corruption monitoring was transferred to an electronic format and since then data collection has been carried out on Open Tatarstan platform.
Roman Amirkhanov announced the results of a sociological survey of the population conducted in the republic. Thus, according to the results of the poll, only 5.9% of respondents point to the problem of bribery and abuse of officials – the problem of corruption is on the 8th place, in the list of 9 different problems. He noted that domestic corruption is decreasing – Tatarstan citizens have begun to get into a corruption situation less. However, according to the survey, citizens pay bribes to officials in order to gain their favor. The majority of Tatarstan citizens believe that in order to reduce the level of corruption, it is necessary to tighten anti-corruption legislation, strictly control the distribution and expenditure of budget money, and also increase the salaries of civil servants.
Also at the briefing the Chief Adviser of the Office of the President of the Republic of Tatarstan on anti-corruption Policy Salavat Rakhimov, Deputy Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Tatarstan – Head of the Department of Supervision and Control in the field of Education Ramis Muzipov, Head of the Department for coordination of interaction of users of the GIS of the Republic of Tatarstan "People's Control" of the Office of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Republic of Tatarstan Rustem Nizamiev, member of the Public Chamber of the Republic of Tatarstan, Deputy Chairman of the Commission on Public Control, Executive Director of the NP "Regional Center for Public Control in the Housing and Communal Services of the Republic of Tatarstan" Dmitry Romanov spoke.