Open Trainings

Regional Summer Academy

Open Trainings

Regional Summer Academy

Regional Summer Academy 2021



Applications deadline



An eight-day interdisciplinary programme for anti-corruption and compliance professionals from this region seeking to sharpen their skills.

The IACA Regional Summer Academies are interdisciplinary regional programmes promote a deeper understanding of corruption, prepare participants to better address regional challenges and promote best practices, and offer frameworks for durable anti-corruption and compliance strategies.

Internationally renowned professors and practitioners combine theory with real-world case studies, providing fresh insights into regional anti-corruption issues.

Regional Summer
Academy 2020

Target Group

Professionals from countries and areas with a minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience in the public or private sector, international or non-governmental organizations, as well as media representatives, and researchers in areas related to anti-corruption and/or compliance.

Applicants with a level of junior engagement demonstrating their potential may also apply.

Countries and Areas




Course topics

The detailed programme including confirmed lecturers will be published soon, and the training will cover the following anti-corruption related themes:

  • Economics
  • Enforcement / Prevention
  • Ethics
  • Integrity and Compliance
  • Law
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Regional issues and case studies

IACA’s Regional Summer Academies bring leading experts from within the region and globally to cover the various interdisciplinary topics of the programme.

Admission requirements

  • A minimum of five (5) years of relevant work experience, or alternatively a level of junior engagement demonstrating the applicant’s potential
  • Proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Citizen from a country or an area in one of the UN geographical sub-regions

Participants will be selected taking into account their professional and academic experience.

Applicants must attach the following files to their application form:

  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Copy of valid passport
  • Proof of English Proficiency

Fees and Logistics

Tuition Fee


Travel and Accommodation

Accommodation and local transportation will be arranged by IACA and are covered by the tuition fee.

Participants are responsible for their own flight arrangements..


Participants are responsible for their own medical and travel insurance and any associated costs.


Participants requiring a visa are responsible for their own visa arrangements and any associated costs.

Language of instruction


Certificate awarded

Certificate of Attendance



Previous Regional Summer Academies


Central and South America, Sao Paulo, Brazil (2019)


South and East Asia, Seoul, Republic of Korea (2019)


Middle East, Kuwait City, Kuwait (2017)


Eastern Africa, Kampala, Uganda (2016)


Latin America, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2015)

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