Diplomatic missions of Italy have supported the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) on providing the Bureau with necessary powers of investigation and on the need to establish the Specialized Anti-Corruption Court. This was stressed by Italian Ambassador in Ukraine Davide La Cecilia at the meeting with the NABU Director Artem Sytnyk on February 22, 2017.
Davide La Cecilia as a President of the G7 Ambassadors Support Group positively evaluated the efforts of the NABU and the Ukrainian government in fight against corruption. In his opinion, the Bureau should strengthen international cooperation, as it will contribute to its successful work.
Italian Ambassador and the NABU Director discussed the current state of the anti-corruption reform in Ukraine and also possible areas for future constructive cooperation between the Bureau and the Anti-Corruption agencies of the Italian State on the exchange of information, experience in the investigations of corruption offenses.