We train government officials such as auditors general, ombudsmen and others whose mandate is to fight maladministration and corruption;
We audit government oversight bodies to ensure that they are performing according to expectations;
We help review and draft the mandates of oversight bodies to ensure that they are effective and that office holders have the necessary tools to fight corruption;
We investigate complaints of wrongdoing in the public sector.
We also investigate complaints of wrongdoing in the business sector on behalf of Boards of Directors, Chief Executive Officers or senior officials of the company;
Current mandates and missions:
Anti-Corruption training and oversight in Cameroon, Mali, Madagascar and Burkina-Faso in collaboration with Cowater International;
Participation in the Regional Expert Seminar on Business Integrity in Eastern Europe and Central Asia, Kiev, Ukraine; (Funded by the Business Ombudsman Council, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, the OECD and UNDP. Hosted by the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine;)
Review of the mandate of the Business Ombudsman Council and preparation of its business plan.