Welcome to the Economic Crime and Cooperation Division
Practitioners from six Eastern Partnership countries share experiences in corruption proofing of legislationKyiv, Ukraine 22-23 May 2017
Seventeen representatives of national parliamentary committees, anti-corruption agencies,...
Pristina, Kosovo* 16 - 17 May 2017
The joint EU/Council of Europe Project against Economic Crime in Kosovo (PECK II) organized a...
Ohrid, “the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” 16-18 May 2017
A three day training for Analysts in the Financial Intelligence Office (FIO) in the areas of...
Officials of State Agency for Public Service and Social Innovations discuss risk management standardsBaku, Azerbaijan 15-16 May 2017
The CoE organises a Training on “Risk Management: Principles and Guidelines” to discuss the...
Tirana, Albania 22-23 May
AEC-Albania initiates activities to strengthen the asset recovery system in Albania based on new...
The Council of Europe has been supporting countries in the implementation of European and international anti-corruption and anti-money laundering standards as well as addressing their priority reforms for two decades. Such support has taken place on the basis of country bilateral interventions and multilateral cooperation programmes: funded by the Council of Europe but to a large extent by contributions of its own Member States and organisations such as the European Union, Norway Grants, Sweden, Netherlands, Switzerland, and United States Agency for International Development.
The Action against Economic Crime and Corruption is responsible for the Council of Europe’s cooperation and assistance related activities and reforms concerning: good governance, corruption, ethics, conflict of interests, money laundering, asset recovery, terrorist financing, organised crime and mutual legal assistance in criminal matters as well as all related criminal law and judicial reforms pertaining to such areas. The Economic Crime and Cooperation Division’s activities comprise a wide variety of intervention tools, methodologies and guidance on implementation of standards and recommendations by involving in house knowledge and expertise and utilising a broad Council of Europe expert database.