Understanding the socioeconomic impacts and policy implications of Illicit Financial Flows in Africa
Illicit Financial Flows
Monday, October 5, 2020 to Friday, December 4, 2020
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The overarching objective of the course is to contribute to understand the socio-economic impacts and the complex web of policies related to illicit financial flow, and in particular to highlight the issue of legislation, coherence; capacity and measurement that arise and how they can be addressed. Specific objectives of the course include :

  • Enhancing the knowledge and technical skill of governments officials, legislators, media professionals, development activists and researchers on the IFF through an online and insitu trainings;
  • Equipping the target audiences in countries with appropriate tools to counter illicit financial flows in a coherent way;
  • Strengthening the capacity of African countries, and Regional Economic Communities (RECs) in planning, designing and implementing appropriate policy and measures to counter illicit financial
  •  Promoting functional institutional governance to build a coordinated and coherent approach to implementing risk mitigating policies to prevent and deter illicit financial flows encompassing all the relevant government departments and agencies.