The research is dedicated to the assessment of the level of civil service principles integration in the VRU Apparatus. The aim was to identify the problematic aspects of work of the parliamentary service and to develop the most effective approaches to strengthening the Apparatus as an institution. For this purpose, the study considered the civil service quality criteria in accordance with the Law of Ukraine “On Civil Service”, analyzed the relevant legal framework, reviewed the results of the interviews with the Apparatus’ civil servants and compared Ukrainian and international experience of approval of the parliamentary service ethical and professional standards.
The research was prepared by the Agency for Legislative Initiatives with the support of Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Ukraine Office.
The opinions and statements expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect the position of the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung Ukraine Office.