Events

Multi-Stakeholder Workshop on the United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) and its Review Mechanism

Montenegro

From 19 - 21 September 2023, in Becici, Montenegro, a three-day workshop was organized by the UNODC Civil Society Unit in collaboration with the Regional Anti-Corruption Initiative (RAI) and with the support of the Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC). This event brought together more than 50 stakeholders, including representatives from public authorities, civil society, the private sector,

Mainstreaming the systematic corruption risk assessments in SEE

Online

On September 28, 2023, the RAI Secretariat and R2G4P members came together to host an online webinar titled "Mainstreaming Systematic Corruption Risk Assessments in Southeastern Europe (SEE)." This virtual event, which drew around 50 participants from both the region and around the world, served as a platform for lively discussions and the exchange of valuable

Webinar – Effectively identifying Corruption Risks in the Central – Local Level Budget Distribution and Spending

Online

Regional Anti-corruption Initiative (RAI) Secretariat together with the R2G4P hosted today an online webinar titled "Effectively Identifying Corruption Risks in the Central - Local Level Budget Distribution and Spending". In her opening remarks, Ms. Desislava Gotskova, Head of RAI Secretariat, emphasized that the RAI Secretariat with its expertise in specific anti-corruption areas has contributed to

Regional Workshop on Implementing the UNCAC in SEE: Private Sector Integrity

Dubrovnik, Croatia Dubrovnik

DUBROVNIK, October 10-11, 2023 – Southeast Europe-Together against Corruption (SEE-TAC) Programme team implemented Workshop on Implementing the UN Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) in SEE: Private Sector Integrity. The event was organized by the UNODC Civil Society Unit, in collaboration with the Regional Anti-Corruption Initiative (RAI) Secretariat. This gathering brought together representatives from various entities including

Regional Meeting: Regional Anti-corruption and Illicit Finance Roadmap for Western Balkans

DUBROVNIK, October 12-13, 2023 – The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), in cooperation with RAI Secretariat and with generous support from the UK Government, organized the regional meeting on Regional Anti-corruption and Illicit Finance (ACIF) Roadmap for Western Balkans (WB). This meeting was focused on ACIF Roadmap Goal 3  - Enhancing criminal

Regional Workshop ”Money laundering: Where the Theory meets Practice”

Rakitje, Croatia Rakitje

ZAGREB, 17-19 October 2023 - The Regional Anti-Corruption Initiative Secretariat represented by Nikola Naumovski, Senior Anti-corruption Adviser, participated in a three-day workshop on anti-money laundering “Where Theory Meets Practice”, organized by RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation in partnership with the Regional Anticorruption Initiative (RAI) and the Department for Forensic Sciences of the University of

The Republic of Moldova signed The International Treaty on Exchange of Data for the Verification of Asset Declarations – Chisinau, Moldova

Chisinau, October 23, 2023 - The Regional Anti-Corruption Initiative (RAI) Secretariat initiated and coordinated the Republic of Moldova's signing of the International Treaty on Exchange of Data for the Verification of Asset Declarations, which took place on 23 October 2023 in Chisinau, hosted and organized at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Moldova.

41st RAI Steering Group Meeting – Chisinau, Moldova

Chisinau, October 24-25, 2023 - The 41st Regional Anti-corruption Initiative (RAI) Steering Group meeting was held in Chisinau, Moldova, on October 24 and 25. The meeting was hosted by the National Anticorruption Center of Moldova. In her opening remarks, Ms. Laura Stefan, RAI Chairperson greeted all participants and thanked the National Anticorruption Center of Moldova

Policy Forum: Anti-Corruption, Democratic Resilience and Economic Security

Sofia

The Regional Anti-Corruption Initiative Secretariat represented by Ms. Desislava Gotskova, Head of Secretariat and Mr. Nikola Naumovski, Senior Anti-corruption Adviser, participated in the International Policy Forum "Anti-corruption, Democratic Resilience and Economic Security”, organized by the Center for the Study of Democracy Bulgaria on 9 November 2023 in Sofia, Bulgaria. The Forum started with opening remarks

Regional Round Table “Bridging for Effective Asset Disclosure Systems”

Skopje Skopje

Regional Anti-Corruption Initiative (RAI) Secretariat organized a momentous event in Skopje, North Macedonia, on December 20, 2023. The Regional Roundtable, named "Bridging for Effective Asset Disclosure Systems," united representatives from relevant institutions across Southeast Europe. Coordinated by the RAI Secretariat in collaboration with the State Commission for Preventing Corruption of North Macedonia, the event aimed

Regional Conference of the Southeast Europe Together Against Corruption: Developing Regional Resilience

Hotel Hills, Sarajevo

The Regional Conference of the SEE-TAC Programme serves as a momentous occasion to celebrate the collective achievements and efforts in combatting corruption and building anticorruption resilience in the region. Bringing together government officials, civil society representatives, private sector members, and other project stakeholders, the event will provide a platform for reflection on achievements, sharing valuable