high-level Syrian officials to Laxenburg IACA had the pleasure of hosting a high-level delegation from the Syrian Arab Republic, lead by H.E. Mrs. Diala Alhaj Arif, Minister of Labour and Social Affairs, at its headquarters in Laxenburg on 25 February.

Syria’s and IACA’s representatives elaborated on ways of organizing independent national anti-corruption units, and discussed how social inequalities and extravagant economic goals perpetuate corruption. H.E. Mrs Diala Alhaj Arif expressed her country’s support for the commencement of IACA’s academic and research activities, and informed that the Syrian Arab Republic was close to ratifying the Agreement for the Establishment of IACA as an International Organization.