Welcome to the Economic Crime and Cooperation Division
Baku, Azerbaijan 24-25 May 2018
A two-day training on “Investigative Techniques in Money Laundering” takes place in Baku...
Economic Crime and Cooperation Division (ECCD) publishes its 2017 Highlights Report: Council of Europe’s Cooperation against Economic CrimeStrasbourg 18 May 2018
The report provides summarised information on Economic Crime and Cooperation Division’s work...
Ohrid, "the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia" 16-18 May 2018
A training of trainers on protection of whistleblowers takes place in Ohrid, "the former Yugoslav...
CLEP-Moldova Project supports the presentation of the Institutional Strategy and Action Plan of the Assets Recovery OfficeChisinau, Republic of Moldova 15 May 2018
The CLEP project supported the presentation of the Institutional Strategy and Action Plan of the...
Support to the electoral reform in Albania - looking at political party and election campaign fundingTirana, Albania 8 May 2018
On 8th May 2018, the CoE/EU Horizontal Facility Action against Economic Crime in Albania...
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.