DSC 1232 webA delegation from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretariat based in Riyadh, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, as accompanied by representatives of its Permanent Observer Mission to the United Nations in Vienna visited IACA’s campus on 23 January 2019 to learn about IACA’s work related to anti-corruption education and training.

During the meeting the delegation received an update on, inter alia, IACA’s Master in Anti-Corruption Studies (MACS) - a degree programme for professionals from public and private sectors, international and non-governmental organizations, media, and academia; and the International Master in Anti-Corruption Compliance and Collective Action (IMACC) - a degree programme for professionals from the business sector that starts in January 2019.

Furthermore, the meeting explored other potential areas for cooperation between IACA and the GCC Secretariat, including holding joint events and outreach activities with the GCC Council’s Secretariat and its Member Countries, as well as organizing trainings and other activities at regional level.