Consultation meeting of the national Anti-corruption strategy (2019-2020) with the core group of FGS and civil society organization
Ministry of Justice and Judicial Affairs of federal government of Somalia has put together a consultation meeting on the draft of National Anti-Corruption Strategy today 05 August 2019 in which different institutions, ministries of federal government of Somalia and federal member states has attended the meeting. This meeting was held on at Green Paradise Hotel in Mogadishu. It was officially opened by the Minister of Justice H.E. Hassan Haji and the Deputy Minister of Finance H.E. Prof. Abdullahi Sheik Ali Qalocow who both emphasized the urgent need to curb the corruption and improve the integrity of public servant in Somalia. They talked about the importance of drafting the strategy which focuses to ameliorate the situation of Somalia and putting the country forward into characterizing high standard of ethics, integrity to change the perception and narrative believed by the world.
The Minister of Justice has deeply reiterated that detectingcorruption and upping integrity is the main responsibility and priority of the Ministry of Justice and the ministry will keep continuing spreading the efforts to the federal member states in order for widely and collectively prevent all the corruption drivers in Somalia. The meeting lasted for two days which is being presented the objective of the national anti-corruption strategy, legal frame work and its five point plan to the attendees while the participants contributed and inputted vital discussions and comments to the strategy.
The two day meeting was adjourned on 06 August 2019 by the Minister of Justice H.E. Hassan Haji who gave his valuable advice to all the representative ministries of FGS and FMS to improve the public service the give to the society and promised to implement all the comments and contributions they suggested.