Today, in the meeting held between the Director of Agency for Prevention of Corruption, Yll Buleshkaj and the director of Agency for Prevention of Corruption of Montenegro, Mrs. Jelena Perović, discussed prevention of corruption, with special emphasis on mutual cooperation in order to ensure an inistitutional environment with more integrity for the respective countries. During the meeting, other important topics regarding good governance, transparency and accountability were also discussed.
Director Yll Buleshkaj thanked Mrs. Perović for the visit to Kosovo and for her support for the exchange of experiences in the field of institutional integrity, respectively in the drafting, approval and monitoring of integrity plans. Buleshkaj also listed some of the successes achieved by the Agency, including the backlog of cases, the improvement of cooperation with local institutions, the improvement of the professional capacities of the staff, and the strengthening of regional and European cooperation.
Director Perović expressed gratitude for the work and commitment of APK in the prevention of corruption and she emphasize that the Agencies are of great importance in the prevention of corruption in our countries. The APC of Montenegro expressed willingness to support the APK in the implementation of its mandate, either through the exchange of practices, the organization of visits, the exchange of documents or other promotional activities.
Both directors agreed to continue cooperation for strengthening the whistleblowing mechanism, anti-corruption review of legislation and prevention of conflict of interest as important areas for improving the lives of citizens of our countries.