Ioan Niculae corruption case (RO)

The richest man of Romania and bioethanol entrepreneur Ioan Niculae was sentenced to prison for two and half years because of corruption.

Ongoing conflict? yes
Conflict type Bioenergy governance conflicts
Resources agricultural products
Issues 1 economical, 2 social, 3 ecological, 4 cultural
Keywords court decision, corruption
Start date 2015
End date
Reason(s) for conflict A court ruling on bribery of major political party of Romania, PSD as well as confiscation.
Intensity public debate
What are the stakeholders' conflicting values or interests accusation of corruption of the owner of bioenergy plant questions the functioning of the plant
Barriers for dialogue unsecure position of the plant in case of inprisoning of the owner
Forums for dialogue stepping in of the government to ensure the stable work of the plant and negotiation with the owner
Suggestions for conflict resolution / transformation joint and trustworthy dialog