On Wednesday, November 25, the discussion on the draft law „On Protection of persons reporting corruption“ was organised in the President‘s Office.
Lithuania has improved its position in this year’s Corruption Perception Index (CPI) in comparison to the previous year, the Transparency International informed on 18 November. After few years of worsening situation in the fight against corruption Lithuanian got closer to the threshold at which a country is considered capable of dealing with corruption.
The 9th annual conference of the informal network EPAC (European Partners Against Corruption) titled „Continuing the Dialogue - Fighting Corruption with Integrity“ took place in Nova Gorica, Slovenia during November 4 to 6 of 2009. The STT officers, who took part in it together with the representatives of police monitoring and anticorruption institutions from 23 European Union and Western Balkan countries adopted two important documents.
On October 12-13 the delegation of the Anti-Corruption Department with the General Prosecutor of Azerbaijan visited Lithuania. The purpose of the visit was to get acquainted with the anti-corruption sector of Lithuania and the activities of the Special Investigation Service.