Tuesday, June 8, 2010

GIABA Set for Seminar on Economic, Financial Crimes

GIABA to hold 3rd Seminar on Economic and Financial Crimes for
Judges in English Speaking Countries in West Africa, Banjul, The Gambia, according to a press release from GIABA communication Unit in Dakar Sengal said.

This training is in line line with its mandate to facilitate the implementation of measures against
money laundering and terrorist financing in accordance with acceptable
international standards, GIABA functions as a forum for member States to discuss
matters of regional interest and share experiences.

Furthermore, GIABA, in collaboration with its development partners, organizes
seminars for Judges, Prosecutors, and Law Enforcement Officers in the West
Africa to keep them abreast with typologies of organized crime, particularly,
money laundering and terrorist financing. Thus, GIABA, in collaboration with the
Commonwealth Secretariat, is organizing a regional seminar for Judges from
Anglophone member States of the Economic Community of West African States
(ECOWAS) from 14 to 16 June, 2010 at the Sheraton Hotel, Banjul, The Gambia.

The Seminar is the fifth in the series of Seminars organized by GIABA for
Anglophone and Fra

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