Family-picture-2 webIACA delivered its first tailor-made training for the National Anti-Corruption Commission of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (Nazaha) in Riyadh this week.

The five-day programme ran from 6 to 10 November and covered a wide range of topical themes including, among others, international legal frameworks on corruption, the role of anti-corruption agencies, whistle-blower protection, and corruption risk analysis. In addition to the Nazaha participants, public sector officials from Oman and Kuwait also took part in the training.

The opening speech was given by the Vice President of Nazaha for the Protection of Integrity, Mr. Bander Ahmed Abalkhail. Lecturers for the training were Mr. Martin Kreutner, IACA’s Dean and Executive Secretary, Mr. Abu Kassim bin Mohamed, a visiting expert at the Academy, and Mr. Drago Kos, Chair of the OECD Working Group on Bribery.

Tailor-made trainings are IACA’s customized programmes for specific organizations, corporations, or institutions, addressing the unique challenges that each one faces in preventing and fighting corruption. The Academy already has a strong pipeline of such trainings scheduled for 2017. For more information, please click here.