BACK Reports : Independent Authorities


This category includes detailed articles by the editorial team, by renowned members of the journalistic and academic community, as well as activists specialising in the relevant topic. The articles are presented by category and sub category, and indicate whether they were written specifically for Govwatch or reproduced from previous posts/publications.

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Christiana Stilianidou 04 • 04 • 2023
Independent Authorities
Report Failure to advertise a competition to fill the post of the Governor of the National…
Anna Kanellopoulou 28 • 01 • 2023
Independent Authorities Excessive Surveillance
Report European Parliament Committee urges Greece to restore the full independence of the judiciary and oversight…
Thodoris Chondrogiannos 25 • 05 • 2022
Independent Authorities Excessive Surveillance
Report Questions raised by government`s choice of agency to lead investigation into the surveillance of journalist
Thodoris Chondrogiannos 10 • 04 • 2022
Independent Authorities Penal System
Report Excessively long retention of fingerprints by the Hellenic Police
Christiana Stilianidou 04 • 11 • 2021
Decision Making Transparency Independent Authorities Legislative Procedure Parliamentary Openness & Transparency Excessive Surveillance
Report Legislative amendment prohibits informing a citizen that the confidentiality of their communications has been removed
Thodoris Chondrogiannos 31 • 10 • 2021
Independent Authorities
Report Allegations and doubts around the objectivity and independence of the National Council for Radio and…
Thodoris Chondrogiannos 15 • 10 • 2021
Independent Authorities
Report Public authorities violate their legal obligation to assist the Ombudsman in investigating water pollution
Christiana Stilianidou 15 • 10 • 2021
Independent Authorities Legislative Procedure Public Procurement
Report An exceptional procurement procedure and the “disappearing” negative opinion from the Hellenic Single Public Procurement…
Christiana Stilianidou 28 • 07 • 2021
Independent Authorities
Report Changes made to the candidate profile and appointment method of the President of the Anti-Money…
Christiana Stilianidou 27 • 05 • 2021
Independent Authorities
Report Critique surrounds elections of the new leadership of ASEP (Supreme Council for Civil Personnel Selection)
Christiana Stilianidou 17 • 04 • 2021
Independent Authorities
Report Article 70 of law 4795/2021 and the amendment of the provisions for the term of…
Christiana Stilianidou 10 • 09 • 2019
Concentration & Abuse of Power Independent Authorities
Report Legislative provision of retroactive incompatibility clauses removes serving members of the Competition Commission