Together with Civil Society against Corruption in Moldova – Opening Workshop

The Institut für Europäische Politik e.V. (IEP) Berlin together with the Institute for European Policies and Reforms (IPRE) in Chișinău imple­mented a successful opening workshop with Moldovan civil society repre­sen­ta­tives. The workshop was opened by the German Ambassador to Moldova, H.E. Ulrike KNOTZ, the Head of Political and Economic Section of the EU Delegation to Moldova, Mr. Wicher SLAGTER, the Director of the IEP, Prof. Dr. Mathias JOPP, and the Co-Director of IPRE, Dr. Dr. Hans Martin SIEG.

The workshop took place on 15–16 September 2015 in Chișinău and is the second out of five training measures this year as part of the overall programme “Together with Civil Society against Corruption in Moldova”. The programme aims at streng­t­hening the network between civil society organi­sa­tions in Moldova and at contri­buting to the revision of the Anti-Corruption Strategy and related insti­tu­tional reform.

Due to its prominent speakers the workshop was widely reflected in Moldovan and Romanian media. Among them were Romanian Anti-Corruption expert Laura STEFAN (EFOR), Judge and Member of the Superior Council of Magis­tracy, Dr. Cristi DANILET and the Deputy Chief Prose­cutor of the Romanian Anti-Corruption Direc­torate (DNA), Mr Nistor CALIN.

The programme is financed by the German Federal Foreign Office.