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GRECO an exemplary standard for international anti-corruption, says Deputy Secretary General
Strasbourg, 28 March 2011 – The Deputy Secretary General made an introductory speech at the GRECO on the occasion of its 50th Plenary Meeting. She underlined that, over the past 11 years, GRECO has set an exemplary standard for international anti-corruption. She also made reference to the issue of match-fixing and illegal betting, a new threat which corrupts the "rules of the game", the need for standards to be set to fight it and the key role GRECO could play in monitoring the implementation of such standards.