Indicator 3. Selection committee members should be safeguarded from political inluence. Therefore, the law should require that recruitment and selection committees include persons with expertise and experience in assessing different sets of skills and competences of candidates for public service positions, with no political interference. At least one member of the competition commission is from outside of the institution which carries out the recruitment process.


All analysed countries have a legal requirement to form a professional and unbiased competition commission in line with the international standards, although its structure varies from country to country

Current state of play

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Average, 2021