H.E. Ambassador Manizha Bakhtari presents her Letters of Credence to Mr. Thomas Stelzer, Dean of the International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA), based in Laxenburg/Lower Austria. Ambassador Bakhtari now also serves as Permanent Representative of the I.R. of Afghanistan to IACA, which was established in 2010. In this meeting, she detailed Afghanistan’s anti-corruption efforts and acknowledged IACA’s invaluable contributions to this fight. She also reiterated Afghanistan’s high regard for multilateral cooperation. Together, Ambassador Bakhtari and Mr. Stelzer brainstormed new cooperative efforts. In particular, they focused on better tailoring IACA services and programs to Afghan nationals.
H.E. Ambassador Khojesta Fana Ebrahimkhel presented Credential Letters to H.E. Martin Kreutner, IACA Dean and Executive Secretary
H.E. Ambassador Khojesta Fana Ebrahimkhel presented her Letters of Credence to H.E. Martin Kreutner, Dean and Executive Secretary of the International Anti-Corruption Academy (IACA), based in Laxenburg/Lower Austria. Madam Ambassador now also serves as Permanent Representative of the I.R. of Afghanistan to IACA, which was established in 2010. Afghanistan acceded as a Party in 2013 and the Permanent Mission in Vienna is actively engaged in facilitating participation of Afghan stakeholders in IACA’s academic programmes and anti-corruption trainings. As an internationally renowned centre of excellence in anti-corruption and compliance, IACA provides essential capacity-building tools towards prevention and elimination of the global menace of corruption. The Permanent Mission shall make every effort to further advance our great collaboration with IACA and to provide additional opportunities for Afghan students, officials, and professionals from the private sector.