Parimatch Ukraine signed the UN Global Compact Memorandum on Joint Anti-Corruption Actions in Ukraine
Parimatch Ukraine became the only bookmaker to confirm its intention to work to prevent and combat corruption in Ukraine. During the Anti-Corruption Week 2021 , the UN Global Compact Memorandum on Joint Anti-Corruption Actions in Ukraine was solemnly signed. The aim of the initiative is to increase the integrity of business, improve its transparency, unite business, government and civil society to collectively fight corruption.
Transparent business environment in Ukraine is the most important condition for making decisions about investments, business development, preservation of talents in the country, which will develop the sphere of high technologies.
Natalia Gilevich, CEO of Parimatch Ukraine commented on the company’s accession to the memorandum:
Legal gambling operators, and of the betting companies in Ukraine it’s only Parimatch Ukraine, are ready to make considerable efforts to operate legally and transparently, to change the perception of gambling and the image of bookmakers. Only the legal market is ready to benefit the state by paying taxes, creating jobs and doing legal business. That is why we are committed to promoting transparency and combating corruption in our business practices, as well as to implementing and maintaining effective internal processes to prevent all forms of corruption.
The company, together with other participants, will integrate a culture of intolerance to corruption into the national business environment , adapt global practices to create an ecosystem of business integrity.
Tatiana Saharuk, Director-General of the UN Global Compact in Ukraine, stressed the value of the memorandum:
This year we have doubled the number of companies and organizations that have signed the UN Global Compact Memorandum on Joint Anti-Corruption Actions in Ukraine. Each company has a unique experience. I believe that this will allow us to look at this issue from different angles, and create something unique to take this issue to a new level.
Representatives of relevant public organizations, businesses and all interested organizations working to prevent and combat corruption signed the document. Including: KPMG, Carlsberg Ukraine, Nestle Ukraine, BASF, Kyivstar, DataGroup, Metinvest and others.
In October 2021, Parimatch Ukraine became a new member of the UN Global Compact and the only licensed bookmaker in Ukraine to commit to the 10 Principles of the Global Compact.
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