DANILOVGRAD – 28 January EURoL II, EU’s project supporting rule of law in Montenegro has signed the Agreement of cooperation with the Police Academy. The purpose of this Agreement is to enhance the cooperation among EURoL 2 and the Police Academy in implementing the Training Programme on Financial Investigation and Asset Recovery, within the respective competence of each party, according to their governing acts, and in close coordination with the experts of the Financial Police of Italy (Guardia di Finanza).
The training programme is part of the EU Support to Rule of Law II Project (EURoL II), which is funded by the EU with 2.8 million euros. It has been developed by experts of Guardia di Finanza from Italy in cooperation with partner institutions of Montenegro and will strengthen capacities and tools for effective investigation and prosecution of money laundering, terrorism financing and asset recovery, based on experiences and knowhow of Guardia di Finanza and in line with priorities of Montenegrin institutions. Moreover, at the end of this inter- institutional training programme, a manual for financial investigation will be developed and used beyond the project lifetime.
The firs training session took place in Danilovgrad in the period 28th January- 1st January 2019 on topics related to effective investigations on money laundry , cyber-crime and terrorism financing. The next training session is planned for the period 25th February – 1st March. More info about signing of the agreement can also be found on Police Academy website: https://www.policijskaakademija.me/me%C4%91unarodna-saradnja/potpisan-memorandum-o-saradnji