7th annual event of the Economic Crime and Cooperation Division (ECCD) team took place during 28-30 November 2018 in Strasbourg. The event brought together 33 Secretariat members and 3 long term advisers of the Division to benefit from exchange of information and training on new developments concerning cooperation on anti-corruption, anti-money laundering, countering terrorist financing and asset recovery.
Furthermore, special sessions dedicated to the latest developments on CoE’s administrative procedures took place. Those sessions included themes such as: Legal Advice, Contracting, Granting and Procurement from Directorate of Legal Advice and Public International Law; E-Procurement [New] Tool from the Directorate General of Administration; Project Management Methodology [New] Tools from Office of Directorate General of Programmes; CoE anti-corruption Evaluation from Directorate of Internal Oversight; On-line Communication and Visibility- Web and social media from Directorate General of Human Rights and Rule of law’ Digital Communications and Coordination; and Web and Audio-Visual Communication from the Directorate of Communication.
The event allowed for share of good practices internally and with other Directorates in CoE, while providing possibility for on-side project team meetings to overview progress and determine programming outlook for 2019 in the area of economic crime.