Skopje 9 October 2019
The EU and the Council of Europe will continue to support reforms in the Western Balkans and...
Tirana 20 September 2019
The European Union and Council of Europe’s Horizontal Facility II Action against Economic Crime...
MEDIA ADVISORY: Regional Launching of the “Horizontal Facility for the Western Balkans and Turkey II”Skopje 4 October 2019
The Regional Launching of the European Union / Council of Europe Joint Programme “Horizontal...
Strengthening the capacities of criminal justice authorities in Albania to investigate, prosecute and adjudicate terrorist financingDurres 20 May 2019
A two-day training on “Investigation, prosecution and adjudication of financing of terrorism”...
Fighting corruption, economic crime and organised crime
The Horizontal Facility will further target the fight against corruption, money laundering and the financing of terrorism, which will include measures to address the transparency of funding of political parties, asset declaration systems, national risk assessments and capacity development of financial intelligence units. In addition, in certain beneficiaries activities will specifically address corruption in education.
Actions under Theme II: Fight against corruption
*This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence.