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Korea – Standards – Administration – Oversight

Korea – Standards – Administration – Oversight

4. The Anti-Corruption and Civil Rights Commission (hereinafter referred to as the “Commission”) shall establish policies regarding each of the following Subparagraphs to protect and support public interest whistleblowers, etc.:

1. Matters concerning the reception, processing, etc. of public interest whistleblowing cases;

2. Matters concerning the protection of confidentiality and personal safety of public interest whistleblowers, etc.;

3. Matters concerning the prohibition of disadvantageous measures against public interest whistleblowers, etc. as well as the protection, etc. of these public interest whistleblowers, etc.;

4. Matters concerning the payment of rewards and relief to public interest whistleblowers, etc.;

5. Matters concerning the education, publicity, etc. of measures to protect public interest whistleblowers, etc.

Referenced Legislation: Protection of Public Interest Whistleblowers Act (2011)

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