Events / Good governance
22 May, 2023
The Office for Support of Changes at the Ministry of Defense presented the concept of public procurement reform
Arsen Zhumadilov, head of the Project team of the Change Support Office, announced this on his Facebook page.
24 March, 2023
Efficient procurement agency, increased parliamentary and public control and new legislation as ways to ensure transparency of defense procurement

– are discussed during conference in Kyiv

12 November, 2022
Paris Peace Forum participants do not understand the importance of the topic of the war in Ukraine
They do not talk about the war in Ukraine, which has already become a world war
9 December, 2021
Index of integrity in defence governance

Ukraine is again in the group with a high risk of corruption.

19 July, 2021
Olena Tregub discussed the reform in defence with the Ambassador of Canada
The main topics of the discussion included reform of Ukroboronprom, anti-corruption reforms within the Ministry of Defence and gender equality in the defence and security sector
1 July, 2021
How to Make Medical Procurement More Efficient? NAKO Provides Recommendations
In May 2020, the Medical Forces Command of the Armed Forces of Ukraine purchased 2.5 million medical masks and received UAH 1,0 worth of "kickback" for each mask they procured.
12 March, 2021
NAKO Presented a Research on Corruption in MoD's Real Estate
The presentation took place in the Verkhovna Rada's Committee on National Security, Defence, and Intelligence.
12 February, 2021
Defence Companies Index: Transparency International Calls for Ukroboronprom to Continue its Move to Anti-Corruption
Ukroboronrpom, the only Ukrainian company represented in DCI, earned a grade of E and scored 28 out of 110.
23 November, 2020
Parliamentary Committee or NDSC Suggested as Platforms to Resume Dialogue on Defence Industry Reform
An open and transparent dialogue between the Ministry of Strategic Industries and other key stakeholders including Ukroboronprom is needed to unpause the defence industry reform.
12 October, 2020
NAKO Calls for Reform of MOD State-Owned Enterprises
2016 was the last year when the consolidated report of 114 state-owned enterprises (SOE) of Ukraine’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) demonstrated any profit.
23 February, 2020
What Happened and Is Happening in the Defence Industry?
More than a year and a half has passed since adopting the plan to reform the defence industry. During this time, the President, Parliament, and Government changed. However, has the military-industrial complex of Ukraine changed?
31 January, 2020
Security and Defence Discussed at the Meeting with Secretary Pompeo
Reforms and anti-corruption, business and investment, the issue of the annexed Crimea discussed
9 December, 2019
Recent Developments in Defence and Security Sector Discussed at the High-Level Seminar
The current issues within the defence sector were openly discussed, along with the realistic ways to tackle the challenges.  
26 September, 2019
NAKO presented anti-corruption agenda within the defence and security sector
On September 26 in Kyiv a conference took place where experts and government officials presented more than 100 anti-corruption actions needed to mitigate large sectoral corruption schemes
29 August, 2019
TI Ukraine and NAKO Announced Key Priorities for the Parliament
NAKO together with Transparency International Ukraine announced the key priorities for the Parliament
25 July, 2019
Civil Society Presented the Anti-Corruption Strategy which Includes NAKOs Recommendations
Ukraine didn’t have the Anti-Corruption Strategy since 2017
4 July, 2019
Toronto Principles Presented at Ukraine Reform Conference
The Toronto Principles identify key reform targets for Ukraine for the next 5 years
25 June, 2019
The Progress of Eastern Partnership Discussed in the Hague
Dr. Lada Roslycky joined the discussion of the Eastern Partnership at the Humanity House organized by the Dutch party D66
18 June, 2019
Corruption Schemes at Ukroboronprom Discussed with Expert Community
The need for increased transparency and accountability at Ukroboronprom was widely agreed upon
22 April, 2019
Yemchura Lectured on State and Civil Society in Fighting Corruption
Yemchura explained the efficiency and benefits of cooperation between the state and civil society sectors
11 April, 2019
16 Presidential Candidates Shared Views on Fighting Corruption in Defence
Of the 44 registered candidates, only 16 responded
15 March, 2019
NAKO 11 Quarterly: Questionnaire Results Presented to the Committee
Еhey discussed the pending release of NAKOs upcoming research products, the corruption scandal surrounding the state-owned enterprise Ukroboronprom and the results of the Presidential Questionnaire
7 December, 2018
NAKO 10 Quarterly: Research on MoD Real Estate Presented to the Committee
Corruption schemes within Ukraine’s defence housing and real estate sector were deliberated in relation to the upcoming release of NAKOs research into the subject
19 July, 2018
Resolving a Defence Housing Queue of 47-thousand Servicemen, Women and their Families
Ukraine has the longest defence housing queue in the world
19 June, 2018
NAKO 8: Quarterly Meeting Sets New Research & Advocacy Objectives in Defence & Security Sector
NAKO members strategized to deepen dialogue with Ukroboronprom on matters pertaining to the independent international audit
18 June, 2018
NAKO and Ukroboronprom Have Reestablished Dialogue on the International Audit of Ukroboronprom
NAKO met with management and the Supervisory Board of the state defence establishment Ukroboronprom to discuss further dialogue on the international audit
15 June, 2018
BITEC Initiative: NAKO Analyst Gave a Lecture on Corruption Risks in Defence Procurement
He indicated 6 red flags with remarkable examples which indicate corruptive risks in tendering process in defence and security sector
23 May, 2018
Effective Parliamentary Control Over Security Services Discussed at the Verkhovna Rada
The issue was brought up why there is no parliamentary control over the sector of security in Ukraine
29 September, 2017
TI Ukraine Has Signed a Memorandum of Cooperation with the Ministry of Defence
TI Ukraine and NAKO will provide expert assistance during the development and implementation of new anti-corruption policies at the Ministry of Defence