Public Administration Academy of RA and the Union of Armenia Government Employees (NGO) signed a trilateral Memorandum of Understanding with the US National Academy of Public Administration.
The purpose of the Memorandum is to contribute to the current improvement in the central and local self-government bodies of Armenia, the decrease of corruption risks and increase of public awareness about corruption risks, the prevention and disclosure of corruption and training of civil servants how to fight against it, as well as improvement of relations between public and civil servants, understanding and maintenance of the rules of conduct by both government officials and employees in various levels of government. In order to productively reach the above mentioned aims in the process of realization of anti-corruption strategies, the institutions of civil society and international organizations will be included in the process. Within the framework of cooperation, the Parties will organize periodic workshops to discuss the training quality and the strategy of productiveness of trainings.
The cooperation is open to accept other international organizations and perspective beneficiaries.
The main principle of the Memorandum is the priority of law and the fundamentals of equality before the law as the best mean against corruption.