MP’s Pledge

In the run-up to the 2019 Parliamentary elections, NAKO suggests top political parties and individual candidates to join the parliamentary pledge to exercise their constitutional duty of democratic civilian control over defense and security sector.


Recognizing the human and material costs associated with corruption within Ukraine’s Defence and Security Sector;

Appreciating Ukraine’s democratic, and constitutionalised, Euro-Atlantic track;

Understanding the pivotal role of Parliamentarians and Civil society as it pertains to democratic oversight and control over institutions and the formation of security and defence sector policies as is codified by Ukraine’s National Security Law 2018;

I as a future Member of Ukrainian Parliament promise to:


NAKO will circulate the pledge among the parties and the candidates asking to join. It is also possible to join the pledge by contacting NAKO advocacy manager Taras Yemchura tyemchura@transparency.org