Welcome to the Economic Crime and Cooperation Division
Third training on “Asset tracing and identification for purposes of seizure and confiscation in a criminal case”Korçë, Albania 8-9 January 2019
Some 50 representatives from district prosecutor’s offices, regional police directorates, offices...
Pristina, Kosovo* 02 January 2019
The Council of Europe continues to provide substantive support to Kosovo* institutions in...
Tirana, Albania 17-19 December 2018
From 17 to 19 December 2018, officials of the Kosovo* Anti-corruption Agency (KAA) supported by...
Anti-corruption practitioners from the Eastern Partnership explore internal controls for integrity and corruption preventionKyiv, Ukraine 18 December 2018
Regional Workshop on “Internal controls as an integrity and corruption prevention tool” brings...
Preliminary assessment of the independence and effectiveness of anti-corruption bodies in the Eastern Partnership regionKyiv, Ukraine 17 December 2018
Around twenty five practitioners and policy makers representing corruption prevention, policy and...
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.