Events

Online Presentation of the Report “Effective Implementation of Asset Recovery Measures in the Western Balkans: an overview of a regional monitoring methodology, key benchmarks and case studies of good practice”

On the occasion of the Internal Anti-corruption Day, the Regional Anti-corruption Initiative (RAI) Secretariat and the Advice on Individual Rights in Europe (AIRE) Centre, with the support of the UK Government and Konrad Adenauer Foundation presented the report “Effective Implementation of Asset Recovery Measures in the Western Balkans: an overview of a regional monitoring methodology,

The First Alumni Meeting under the Regional Anti-Corruption Project

Following the restriction policies and measures over the COVID-19 situation in Southeast Europe, the First Regional Alumni Meeting organized under the Regional Anti-Corruption Project was held online. Judges, prosecutors, and asset recovery practitioners from SEE who have participated and contributed to the project discussed the establishment of the Regional Alumni Network with the aim to

Kick-off Meeting of the new joint Regional Programme “Southeast Europe – Together Against Corruption” – SEE-TAC

Sarajevo, Vienna, January 27, 2021 – With today's kick-off event, the Regional Anti-Corruption Initiative (RAI) and the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) have officially launched the new anti-corruption programme in Southeast Europe (SEE), entitled Southeast Europe - Together Against Corruption (SEE-TAC). The Regional Programme is funded by Austrian Development Cooperation (ADC), represented

Webinar on Effective asset recovery: legal standards, challenges and good practices

The webinar was organised within the Regional Project “Strengthening anti-corruption in the South East Europe through improving asset seizure measures” implemented by the AIRE Centre and the RAI Secretariat, funded by the Government of the United Kingdom. Judges, prosecutors, and asset recovery practitioners from Asset Recovery Offices and Asset Management Agencies from Albania, Bosnia and

The Regional Multi-Beneficiary Training on Whistleblower Protection

The EU Whistleblowing Directive was passed in December 2019 to provide and promote a safe and secure way for persons to speak up about wrongdoings in their work environment. It also provides a high level of protection to whistleblowers against retaliation, and requires national authorities to adequately inform citizens and train public officials on how

Final Conference of the Regional Project “Strengthening anti-corruption in the South East Europe through improving asset seizure measures”

Following two years of implementing the Regional Project “Strengthening anti-corruption in Southeast Europe through improving asset seizure measures”, funded by the Government of the United Kingdom, and supported by the Konrad Adenauer Foundation, the implementing partners AIRE Centre and the RAI Secretariat organized the Concluding Conference of the Project. The conference took place on 9

Regional Workshop on “Strengthening Integrity in the Security Sector”

RACVIAC - Centre for Security Cooperation in cooperation with the Regional Anti-corruption Initiative (RAI) organised the Regional Workshop on “Strengthening Integrity in the Security Sector”, which took place on 05 - 06 May 2021 via the online platform. The general objective of the Workshop was to incorporate the anti-corruption approaches in the Security sector and to increase

Beginning of “The whistle for the end!” campaign – Sarajevo

Sarajevo Vrbanja 1, SCC, Sarajevo

The citizens of Sarajevo saved 1,249,600 KM in RAI’s “Whistle for the End” Guerrilla Event As part of the street performance, citizens of Sarajevo pressed the “Whistle for the End” button and thus symbolically saved 1,249,600 KM from the destruction that was happening in front of them, in a transparent box. A lively description of

“Whistle for the End” Podgorica Guerrilla Event

Podgorica Trg Nezavisnosti, Podgorica

The citizens of Podgorica whistled for the end and symbolically stopped corruption Whistle for the end! is a part of the educational and information campaign the Regional Anti-Corruption Initiative is implementing with the financial support of the European Union, as a part of the project “Breaking the Silence: Enhancing the Whistleblowing Policies and Culture in

“Whistle for the End” Tirana Guerrilla Event

Murat Toptani Promenade (Tirana Pedestrian Walk) Tirana

The citizens of Tirana whistled for the end and symbolically saved  19,440,800 ALL from corruption During the 24 hours, in Tirana,  19,440,800 ALL were saved from misuse by corruption. The citizens of Tirana showed that they are aware that their money is being destroyed daily in front of them. Throughout the day, the destruction of money was carried out

“Whistle for the end” Pristina Guerrilla Event

Pristina Zahir Pajaziti Square, Pristina

The citizens of Pristina whistled for the end and symbolically saved EUR 870.000 from corruption When you are well organized, 24 hours is enough time to travel to the other side of the planet, read a book or learn a new skill. However, 24 hours is enough time for the "destruction" of lot of money