Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group on Prevention
At its third session, held in Doha from 9 to 13 November 2009, the Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption adopted resolution 3/2 entitled "Preventive measures". In that resolution, the Conference decided to establish an interim open-ended intergovernmental working group, in accordance with article 63, paragraph 7, of the Convention, and rule 2, paragraph 2, of the rules of procedure of the Conference of the States Parties, to advise and assist the Conference in the implementation of its mandate on the prevention of corruption.
At its sixth session, held in St. Petersburg from 2 to 6 November 2015, the Conference adopted resolution 6/6, which encouraged States parties to continue to share with the Secretariat new and updated information and good practices on their implementation of chapter II of the Convention, and requested the Secretariat, subject to the availability of extrabudgetary resources, to continue its work as an observatory, including by updating the thematic website of the Working Group with relevant information.
Thematic Compilation of Prevention-related Information
To facilitate the use by States Parties of the information generated during the meetings of the Working Group, the Secretariat has produced a thematic compilation of such information including relevant policies, practices and legislation submitted by States Parties ahead of the meetings of each Working Group, excerpts from background reports by the Secretariat, and presentations given during the Working Group sessions.
Please click on the relevant topic below to access the information compiled by the Secretariat in relation to each area.