Director of the Anti-Corruption Center took part in the 6th Annual Academia against Corruption in the Americas conference, held on October 18-20 in Mexico City (Mexico) and online.
On June 19-24, the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) hosted an anti-corruption training for anti-corruption specialists from the BRICS countries in Vienna (Austria).
On June 16, the director of the Anti-Corruption Center took part in the conference "Perspectives of Enhancing Corruption Activities in the Republic Of Kazakhstan".
On May 2-3, the UNODC hosted an expert group meeting on civil and administrative liability for corruption. Anti-corruption practitioners from 20+ countries participated in the EGM.
The Director of the Anti-Corruption Center participated in the conference "International Standards and Measures for Corruption Prevention" held in Astana, Kazakhstan.
The Director of the HSE Anti-Corruption Center took part in the conference "Compliance and Business Integrity in the Belt and Road Initiative".
On May 18 to 20 Samarkand hosted a regional workshop on preventing and combating corruption in international investment projects.
Every year, ever more companies and their employees across the world are prosecuted for bribery in international business transactions by the U.S. law enforcement authorities. These investigations are often used with the aim to not only counter corruption but also as a means of international competition. The ways to mitigate these risks have been discussed in a round table hosted by the Higher School of Economics Universit. The keynote speaker of the event was Mr. Frédérique Pierucci, a former top manager of the French company Alstom, who had been arrested and served a long-term imprisonment in the United States and, after his release, made considerable efforts to improve the French anti-corruption legislation.