Southern African Anti-Corruption Conference(SAACoC_2020)

Southern African Anti-Corruption Conference(SAACoC_2020)

 

The Southern African Anti-Corruption Conference (SAACoC) is a concept and initiative of the newly-established Southern African Anti-Corruption Network (SAACoN). The conference is envisaged to be a biennial gathering of SADC civil society organisations and state actors, as well as other relevant observers and partners, as a regular platform to take stock of regionwide efforts to combat corruption. SAACoC 2020 will be the first such conference, with five (5) more conferences envisaged every two years between 2020 and 2030.

The event is finished.

Hourly Schedule

Day 1

0800 - 0830
REGISTRATION and CAFÉ NETWORKING
0830 - 0900
OFFICIAL OPENING
Official Opening and Launch of the SAACoN: NN, SADC (TBC)
0900 - 0930
KEYNOTE ADDRESS
AU, Director of Political Affairs Department (TBC)
0930 - 1020
TAKING STOCK OF THE REGIONAL ANTI-CORRUPTION CONTEXTS - THESADC PROTOCOL AGAINST CORRUPTION (SPAC) AND THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION AGAINST CORRUPTION (UNCAC)
Illicit Financial Flows in Southern Africa, NN Discussions and Comments
1020 - 1040
GROUP PHOTO & TEA BREAK
1040 - 1210
TAKING STOCK OF THE REGIONAL ANTI-CORRUPTION CONTEXTS - THESADC PROTOCOL AGAINST CORRUPTION (SPAC) AND THE UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION AGAINST CORRUPTION (UNCAC)
Inputs: Facilitator: Dr Adane Ghebremeskel, Mozambique: State Hidden Debt- Dr Edson Cortez, South Africa: State and Policy Capture - Mr. David Lewis, Namibia: Public Procurement and Mega Contracts – Mr. Frederico Links Respondent: Mr Brian Kagoro , Open Society Foundation
1210 - 1300
ASSET RECOVERY AND A NEED FOR A COMMON POSITION IN SOUTHERN AFRICA
Inputs: Asset Recovery : Lessons from Nigeria, Mr Olanrewaju Suraju Respondent: Advocate Gabriel Shumba, Asset Recovery Initiative for Southern Africa
1300 - 1400
LUNCH BREAK!!!!!!!!!
1400 - 1630
PANEL DISCUSSION - ELECTORAL INTEGRITY AND CORRUPTION: LESSONS FROM THE 2019 ELECTIONS IN THE SADC REGION
Inputs: Independent Electoral Commission(IEC) Botswana, Independent Electoral Commission Mozambique, Independent Electoral Commission South Africa, Independent Electoral Commission Malawi, Independent Electoral Commission Mauritius: Followed by Question, Comments and Recommendation from Audience
1630 - 1645
RECAPITULATION OF DISCUSSIONS
Key Points, Recommendations and the Way Forward
1645 -
CLOSING DAY 1
1900 -
COCKTAIL RECEPTION
Theme: Glam African Print

Day 2

0900 - 1000
IDENTIFYING PRIORITIES
Inputs: UNCAC Conference Recommendations – NN, UNODC Southern Africa, African Union Priorities:– NN, AUABC, SADC Anti-Corruption Strategy: NN, SADC
1000 - 1030
DISCUSSION - TOWARDS A CORDINATED, COMPREHENSIVE PLAN: ANTI-CORRUPTION EFFORTS FOR SOUTHERN AFRICA
Advocacy campaigns?, Public education on social media?  Research
1030 - 1045
TEA BREAK!!!
1100 - 1300
OUTREACH AND MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Moderation: Mr Ernest Mpararo – DRC, Mrs Muchaneta Mundopa – Zimbabwe
1100 - 1300
ACTION PLAN DRAFTING
Frederico Links, Edson Cortes, Dr. Ketakandriana Rafitoson, John Chituwo, Mandla Hadebe, Obert Chinhamo, Barney Masupe, Reyneck Matemba
1300 - 1400
LUNCH BREAK!!!
1400 - 1500
PRESENTATION OF THE ACTION PLAN DRAFT
Comments and Discussions STATEMENT(S) OF COMMITMENT FROM MEMBERS
1500 - 1530
OFFICIAL CLOSING
Closing Remarks: NN (SAACoN), NN (SADC)
1530 - 1630
DONOR ROUNDTABLE
Working Committee meeting with donors (GIZ, OSISA, SAT, Embassies etc.): Presentation of Work-Plan for 2020-2022
1645 -
END OF PROGRAMME

Date

Time

08:00 - 17:00

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Johanesburg

Location

Johanesburg
Johanesburg
Botswana Centre for Public Integrity

Organizer

Botswana Centre for Public Integrity
Phone
+26773011774
Email
[email protected]
Website
http://bcpi.org.bw

Other Organizers

Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit
Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit
Phone
(267) 395 7400
Email
[email protected]
Website
https://www.giz.de/en/worldwide/331.html
Southern African Anti-Corruption Network
Southern African Anti-Corruption Network
Phone
+26773011774
Email
[email protected]
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