On the 30th of March 2017, delegates from Guatemala – ambassador of Guatemala to Lithuania, Mr. Francisco Roberto Gross Hernández-Kramer, member of the Congress Guatemala, Mr. Dr. Julio Francisco Lainfiesta Rímola, and candidate from Lithuania to Honorary Consul to Guatemala, Ms. Roxana Michelle Prieto Andrade visited Special Investigation Service of the Republic of Lithuania.
During the meeting, delegates were introduced about Special Investigation Service history, mission, main tasks and objectives, corruption prevention in Lithuania, practice of corruption–related crimes detection and investigation, cooperation between international organizations and other foreign anti-corruption institutions, exchanging information about best practice and corruption prevention and investigation in Lithuania, participating in international projects, seminars and trainings.
During the meeting, guests shared the problems, faced in the fight against corruption in Guatemala. Knowing the fact, that Special Investigation Service of the Republic of Lithuania, has a long term practise in the fight against corruption and high rating on the international arena, guests discussed the prospects of bilateral relations between Lithuanian and Guatemalan governments.
The meeting took place on the initiative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Lithuania.