On Oct 31 2023, the United Nations Convention Against Correpion (UNCAC),has
celebrated the 20th anniversary.
UNCAC is the worlds first and only legally binding universal anti-correption
instrument,with 190 parties, and plays apiovotal role in uniting countries against
correption and fostering effective international cooperation.
The event at the VIC, was opened bu UNODC Executive Director Ghada WALY,
Fderal President of Austria Alexander van der BELLEN, and Othmar KARAS,first
Vice-President of the European Parliament(via video).
The convention was drafted and negotiated in Vienna-Austria in 2002-2003,and
subsequently,adopted by the UN General Assembly on October 2003.