DSC 0652A high-level delegation from Qatar visited IACA on Thursday to discuss further cooperation and other issues of mutual interest in the area of anti-corruption, including tailor-made trainings and research activities.

The delegation was led by H.E. Mr. Saad Ibrahim Al Mahmoud, President of the country’s Administrative Control and Transparency Authority (ACTA), who was accompanied by H.E. Mr. Ali Al Thani, Ambassador and Permanent Representative of the State of Qatar to the International Organizations in Vienna. Other ACTA officials and representatives from Qatar’s Permanent Mission to the International Organizations in Vienna also attended the meeting.

The meeting addressed ways of strengthening the existing ties between Qatar and IACA, including through the country’s potential future accession to the Agreement for the Establishment of IACA as an International Organization.

In addition, senior IACA staff presented an update on current and upcoming activities at the Academy, including the organization’s wide range of programmes, trainings, and research.