Virtual Forums

With the aim of contributing and enriching the conversation, the OAS will organize virtual forums, in the form of round tables and webinars, with the participation of international experts on all the topics that the Portal proposes to carry out brainstorming around them. and inclusive discussions. On this page you will find the calendar of upcoming events and the videos of the events already held.

Special Session: Preventing and Tackling Corruption during the Pandemic: Experiences, Developments, and Lessons Learned

Follow-Up Mechanism for the Implementation of the Inter-American Convention against Corruption (MESICIC)

  • 3/10/2021 9:30 AM
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Event date: 3/10/2021 9:30 AM Export event

Persons in charge of the presentations:

A representative from the Member States of the MESICIC that confirmed their presentation

The Special Session will be broadcast through the official YouTube and Facebook account of the OAS.
Additionally, it will be broadcasted through the official Twitter account of the MESICIC.   

The pandemic has forced States to adopt additional measures for preventing and fighting corruption. In this webcast, organized by the Department of Legal Cooperation of the Secretariat for Legal Affairs, in its role as Technical Secretariat of the MESICIC, OAS Member States will present their experiences, developments and lessons learned for preventing and fighting corruption during the pandemic. Presentations will address areas of the Inter-American Convention against Corruption that were of great relevance during the pandemic, such as public procurement, prevention measures, and the participation of civil society and the private sector.