Official Noticeboard

Whistleblower Protection

The Institute of Molecular Genetics of the Czech Academy of Sciences, with its registered office at Vídeňská 1083, 142 20 Prague 4 (hereinafter referred to as “IMG”), in accordance with Directive (EU) 2019/1937 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 23 October 2019 on the protection of persons who report breaches of Union law, is establishing an internal whistleblowing system that will enable IMG employees, as whistleblowers, to report violations of EU law, public interests, or unlawful conduct within IMG. At the same time, the Directive introduces measures to protect such whistleblowers and sets out the procedure and method for investigating and dealing with such whistleblowing.

The identity of the whistleblower will not be disclosed to anyone other than the competent person without his or her explicit consent. The competent person has been appointed by the Director of IMG and is the only person who is allowed to read the notifications and therefore to assess them.

Contact details of the competent person

Jitka Oliberiusová, M.A.