On Friday, 9 November 2012, a cooperation agreement between the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA) will be concluded at the Palais Kaunitz- Wittgenstein in Laxenburg. Yuri Fedotov, Executive Director of UNODC, will lay his signature to the agreement on behalf of UNODC, and Martin Kreutner, Chair of IACA, will do so on behalf of the Academy. The President of the Republic of Austria, H.E. Heinz Fischer, will also be present to witness the signing of the agreement. The media is cordially invited to attend the signing ceremony.