Lviv Territorial Office strengthens cross-border cooperation with the Central Anti-Corruption Bureau of Poland

On December 1, 2017, the representatives of the Lviv Territorial Office of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) visited the Regional Office of the Central Anti-Corruption Bureau of Poland (CBA) in Rzeszów for strengthening cooperation in the fight against corruption. Among other things, the ways of solving problems in investigations of cross-border corruption offences were discussed at the meeting.

The representatives of law enforcement agencies discussed issues of legal regulation of corruption-related offences, legal opportunities and measures taken in investigations of criminal proceedings as of corruption facts. They also considered the opportunity of participating in the project of cooperation between law enforcement agencies and state authorities of Poland and Ukraine in sphere of experience exchange in combating cross-border offences.

It should be reminded that on September 22, 2017, within framework of the Memorandum on Cooperation the CBA and the NABU signed the agreement on the implementation of measures to prevent and combat corruption according to the Agreement between the Government of Ukraine and the Government of the Republic of Poland on the provision of credit on Assistance from September 9, 2015.