final bulgariaOn Friday, 9 December, IACA concluded a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the State University of Library Studies and Information Technologies (ULSIT) of the Republic of Bulgaria.

The MoU, which sets the overall framework for cooperation between the two institutions, was signed by Mr. Martin Kreutner, IACA’s Dean and Executive Secretary, and Prof. Stoyan Denchev, Rector of ULSIT University.

Forms of cooperation under the MoU may include, inter alia, joint projects and activities aimed at preventing and combating corruption, exchange of information and sharing of resources, promoting capacity-building and institution-building programmes in anti-corruption, and other forms of technical assistance. One particular area of cooperation could be addressing the corruption that facilitates the transport and black-market sales of artefacts and cultural heritage.

Over the last several years IACA has concluded MoUs with partners from around the world. For more details of these, please click here.