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2-day event in Romania marks successful completion of Swiss-Romanian Co-operation Programme

In his opening remarks, His Excellency, Mr Urs Herren, Swiss Confederation Ambassador in Romania, emphasised how important it is to enhance the investigation and asset recovery capacities of Romanian law enforcement and justice authorities, mandated to investigate and prosecute financial crimes...

ICAR training continues to support Anti-Corruption efforts in Ukraine

Corruption remains endemic in Ukraine and a severe impediment to democratic and economic development in the country. Support to anti-corruption efforts in Ukraine is a high political priority for the European Union (EU).

Strengthening Tanzania’s capacity to investigate corruption in infrastructure projects and procurement

Procurement fraud and corruption are amongst the primary sources of corrupt income around the globe, and Tanzania is no exception in suffering from their disastrous effects.

New blog post: Conference of the States Parties: sharing insights, renewing support

Atuweni Juwayeyi-Agbermodji, Director General, Financial Intelligence Authority, Malawi sharing her experience from attending the 7th Session of the Conference of the States Parties (COSP).

“From Mordida to Vetterliwirtschaft”: Debating Societies’ Hidden Meanings, Open Secrets and the Impact of Informal Practices

We are all impacted by them, often without noticing but bearing the consequences nonetheless: Informal practices. Broadly defined as “ways of getting things done,” informal practices are underestimated in policymaking. How do they shape the fabric of societies?

The International Centre for Collective Action at the Basel Institute completes its second Integrity Partner Peer Learning Workshop on Collective Action

The International Centre for Collective Action at the Basel Institute on Governance completed its second of two workshops convening a select number of Siemens Integrity Initiative (SII) Integrity Partners and other Collective Action Initiatives in Basel, Switzerland from 27 to 28 April 2018.

The Basel Institute welcomes Jersey's decision to become a donor to the International Centre for Asset Recovery (ICAR)

The decision that Jersey shall become a core donor to the Basel Institute’s International Centre for Asset Recovery (ICAR) for a three-year period has been signed by Jersey’s Treasury Minister on Friday 11 May 2018.  With this decision, Jersey joins Liechtenstein, Switzerland and the United King...

65 Jueces y Fiscales especializados en delitos de corrupción y lavado de activos de Chiclayo y Trujillo son capacitados en Recuperación de Activos

El programa de entrenamiento fue organizado por el Programa GFP Subnacional de la Cooperación Suiza – SECO y el Centro de Entrenamiento para la Recuperación de Activos (ICAR) del Basel Institute on Governance (BIG)

Our current newsletter now online

We are pleased to present you our latest newsletter with our recent operational highlights and activities.

First peer to peer capacity building workshop in financial investigations and asset recovery in Tanzania

In 2017, the International Centre for Asset Recovery (ICAR) conducted a Train-the-Trainer (TTT) project with th Prevention and Combating of Corruption Bureau (PCCB) of Tanzania.

Basel Institute and Ecuador team up to tackle acts of corruption and recover stolen assets

The Basel Institute on Governance is further strengthening its global reputation as the go-to place for independent and practice-oriented quality expertise in asset recovery: On March 29, Gretta Fenner, Managing Director the Basel Institute, signed an agreement of cooperation with Ecuador’s Atto...

Save the date: Collective Action - Evolution to Revolution, 14-15 November, 2018 in Basel, Switzerland

The International Centre for Collective Action (ICCA) at the Basel Institute on Governance will hold the third biannual Anti-Corruption Collective Action Conference.

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