ADB/OECD Anti-Corruption Initiative › 2nd Steering Group meeting
The Steering Group's second meeting was held on 27 - 28 May 2002 at the ADB headquarters, in Manila, Philippines. Participants discussed the endorsing countries' selected priority areas for reform and corresponding implementation projects under the Action Plan's first implementation cycle. In this context, the Steering Group issued recommendations for each country project and discussed next steps to be taken by endorsing countries and the Secretariat to finalize the project proposals, seek donor support and initiate project implementation.
The group at this meeting further discussed the Initiative's work program 2002-2003, including the preparation of the third Steering Group meeting, sub-regional roundtables and the organization of the Initiative's fourth regional anti-corruption conference.
The Republic of Kazakhstan was formally welcomed as full member to the Steering Group during this meeting.