Meeting in Laxenburg on 22 October 2014IACA received Zhang Zhigang, Deputy Director-General of the Ministry of Supervision, and a delegation of senior officials from the People’s Republic of China today.

The visit follows up on China’s recent accession to the Agreement for the Establishment of IACA as an International Organization on 16 September 2014. The two sides agreed to boost cooperation in the fight against corruption and consulted on future capacity building projects of common interest. There was also a mutual understanding that IACA’s links with the G20 Anti-Corruption Working Group may be strengthened, with the support of Member States.

In the course of the meeting, the delegation also informed IACA that the People’s Republic of China will send a high-level representation to the upcoming session of IACA’s Assembly of Parties in Baku, Azerbaijan.