ADB's Support to the ASEAN Parties Against Corruption Meeting
The Office of Anticorruption and Integrity (OAI) shared anticorruption efforts during the COVID-19 pandemic being implemented by ADB and the Anti-Corruption Initiative for Asia-Pacific. OAI's Cholpon Mambetova also discussed mitigation measures and OECD policy recommendations to ensure that these efforts reach the real beneficiaries. More than fifty representatives from the ten member countries of the ASEAN Parties Against Corruption (ASEAN-PAC), ADB, and OECD participated in the 16th Secretariat Meeting hosted by the National Anti-Corruption Commission of Thailand on 24 August 2020. The ten ASEAN-PAC member countries are: Brunei Darussalam; Cambodia; Indonesia; Lao PDR; Malaysia; Myanmar; Philippines; Singapore; Thailand; and Viet Nam.