The Code of ethics for Public Officers sets out the standards of correct conduct expected of Public Officers. It emphasizes the importance of a responsible, responsive and caring public service and is intended to promote effective administration and responsible behaviour.
(a) Show the four values and principles on which the Code of Ethics rests?
(b) What does the Code of Ethics also recognise?
(c) Prepare short notes on four of the following, which can be included in the Code of Ethics:
(i) Obligations to the Government of the day
(ii) Relationship with the Public
(iii) Political impartiality
(iv) Duties of Public Officers
(v) Relationship with Ministers
(vi) Responsibility towards the Public
(vii) Conflict of interests.