Regional Meeting in Africa, 16-19 March 2009- Lagos, Nigeria
The 2009 Global Compact Regional Meeting Africa featured three separate events based on the overarching theme of the role of the private sector in tackling corruption.
16-17 March 2009: Workshop co-organized by the World Bank Institute, the Global Compact Office and the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) to equip business leaders and Global Compact Local Network Contact Persons from Africa with practical collective action tools and strategies to counter corruption in business operations;
18 March 2009: Conference "Business Taking a Stand in the Fight Against Corruption" co-organized by the Global Compact Local Network Nigeria, the Global Compact Office and the World Bank Institute;
19 March 2009: Regional Meeting of Global Compact Local Network Contact Persons and Network Steering Committee members.
The meeting was kindly hosted by the Global Compact Local Network Nigeria.
(Last updated on 3 April 2009)