Position of the ACF: The Prosecutor’s Office refuses an in-depth investigation of the “Apartmentgate” case

Anti-Corruption Fund’s investigations won two of the three awards at the prestigious “Radostina Konstantinova” competition for investigative journalism

Разследванията на Антикорупционния фонд „Война за трупове“ с автор Генка Шикерова и „Делото КТБ: Липсващите имена“ с автор Николай Стайков спечелиха две от трите награди за 2019 на престижния

The Anti-Corruption Fund referred the agreement about “the full support of the State Commission on Gambling” from the Bozhkov and Domuschiev’s memo to the Prosecutor’s Office


The KTB FILE — THE MISSING NAMES, PART 3: KTB’S MEDIA FLEET AND THE PROSECUTION SERVICE takes the audience on a journey that sheds light on a cluster of media, close to figures in the innermost circle of the KTB, and their quiet transformation into uncritical lacqueys of the Bulgarian Prosecution Service.

"Тhe Golden Puddle "

At the end of October, ACF notified the Specialised Prosecution and the Public Financial Inspection Agency of infringements relating to the unlawful awarding of a contract for the provision of services, strictly within the remit of competence of a public body, to a private company.


The Initials D. P. Part II of The case KTB. The missing names

The episode titled The Initials D.P., shows how the documents of the investigation into the insolvency of Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB) include many pieces of evidence, connecting Delyan Peevski.

The KTB Files: The missing names

ACF is launching an investigative documentary titled “The KTB Files: The missing names”

"War for carcasses"

The Food Safety Agency pays tens of millions for the incineration of carcasses in violation of the disposal rules and the Public Procurement act, but while the African plague crisis is peaking the infected carcasses are buried with the risk of new infection


Luxury properties at attractive rates – but only for a select few. A number of public officials resigned, following our investigation. However, meaningful institutional measures are still pending.

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01.07.2020 Boyko Stankushev, Director of the Anti-Corruption Fund, and Dr. Atanas Slavov, senior legal adviser at the Anti-Corruption Fund, met with Ambassador Mustafa and discussed current issues, concerning the combat against corruption and the situation with the rule of law in Bulgaria. Read more here.

Legal Opinions

Our team is comprised of leading legal experts with up-to-date expertise regarding the public policies and legislative initiatives in the field of counteracting corruption, conflict of interest, and other relevant topics. Our goal is to raise public awareness about the systemic factors contributing to the high levels of corruption in Bulgaria.

Recognizing Corruption

  • Public Procurement
  • Conflict of Interest
  • Corruption Offenses
  • Institutions

Annual monitoring report on investigations of high-level corruption "Anti-corruption institutions: activity without visible results."

This report marks the beginning of annual independent civic monitoring of cases of (alleged) corruption crimes and conflicts of interest at the highest levels of government. The monitoring consists of two parts: (1) analysis of 40 key criminal cases in the pre-trial and trial phase for the period 2014-2019 and (2) assessment of decisions on signals of conflict of interest of the Commission for Combating Corruption and Confiscation of Illegal the acquired property (KPKONPI) for 2019. The report provides a concrete answer to the question of what are the results of the fight against political corruption in Bulgaria in the last five years.


Наръчник "Превенция на конфликт на интереси и злоупотреби с обществени поръчки"

Annual Monitoring Report Analyses Existing Legislation and Practice and Puts Forward Recommendations for Anti-Corruption Reforms

The report evaluates the legislative framework and the case law, accumulated in preceding years. On the basis of the above-mentioned analysis and evaluation, a number of problem areas in the implementation of the existing legislation are outlined.

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Anti-Corruption Report

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