Horizontal FacilityThe European Union and Council of Europe signed Horizontal Facility for the Western Balkans and Turkey (hereafter referred to as “Horizontal Facility”) on 23 May 2016. The Horizontal Facility builds on the Council of Europe and EU Policy priorities in the context of the Western Balkans and Turkey and on the Council of Europe expertise in standard-setting, monitoring and cooperation methodologies. It aims to improve implementation of key recommendations of relevant Council of Europe monitoring and advisory bodies in the areas indicated in the Statement of Intent signed on 1 April 2014 by the Secretary General of the Council of Europe and the European Union Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighbourhood Policy. Phase I of the Horizontal Facility begun on 24 May 2016 and lasted until 24 May 2019. It is succeeded by Phase II of the Horizontal facility which is planned to last until 24 May 2022. 

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Assisting authorities in drafting the legal framework for the regulation of lobbying in Montenegro

27 May 2022 Podgorica, Montenegro

The Working Group for the drafting of the Law on lobbying met on 27 May 2022 in the framework of the Action against Economic Crime in Montenegro. During the working session, the members of the group discussed the current state of the draft Law on lobbying that had been prepared with the...

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The continued enhancement of the Agency for Prevention of Corruption in Montenegro supported through an open discussion on its legal framework

21 April 2022 Podgorica, Montenegro

Twenty-five representatives of Montenegrin institutions and civil society, participated in a Roundtable on “Law on Prevention of Corruption: Position, competencies and powers of the Agency for Prevention of Corruption”, organized on 21 April 2022, in Podgorica, Montenegro. The objective of the...

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Montenegro launches a risk-based approach to supervision of high-risk sectors

17 March 2022 Podgorica, Montenegro

A workshop on the risk-based approach to supervision of construction and real estate sectors, but also of accountants and auditors took place in was held in Podgorica on 17 March 2022. The workshop assisted supervisory authorities in producing a questionnaire for reporting entities, and in...

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