SOUTHEAST EUROPEAN LEGAL DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVE (SELDI)

Coalition Building and Monitoring for Anti-Corruption in southeast Europe

Phase one

Corruption Monitoring Workshop

Program

Date:                                        8 – 9 December 2000

Venue:                          Center for the Study of Democracy, Sofia

December 8, 2000

9.30 – 9.45

Welcoming remarks, presentation of the project

Boyko Todorov, Program Director, Center for the Study of Democracy

9.45 - 10.30

The Coalition 2000 Experience in combating corruption

Speaker: Zhivka Damianova, Program Coordinator of Coalition 2000 (www.online.bg/coalition2000)

10.30 – 11.00

The International Development Law Institute (IDLI) – presentation of profile and mandate

Speaker: Annamaria di Ioia, Project Officer, IDLI

11.00 - 11.20

Coffee Break

11.20 – 13.00

Background Document on regional (anti-)corruption issues

Speaker: Boyko Todorov, Program Director, Center for the Study of Democracy

13.00 – 14.30

Lunch break

14.30 – 15.45

Monitoring Corruption in the Context of Post-Conflict Democratization

Speaker: Alexander Stoyanov, Director of Research, Center for the Study of Democracy

Corruption Monitoring System: Quantitative surveys and qualitative surveys

Speakers: Alexander Stoyanov, Director of Research, Center for the Study

                 of Democracy  (www.csd.bg)

Andrey Nonchev, Deputy Director, Vitosha Research (www.online.bg/vr)

Emilia Chengelova, Senior Analyst, Vitosha Research (www.online.bg/vr)

15.45 – 16.00

Coffee Break


16.30 - 17.30

Discussion

19.00

Dinner for the participants

December 9, 2000

10.00 – 12.00

Corruption and Trafficking: Monitoring and Prevention. Presentation of a research method (pilot study for Bulgaria available at www.csd.bg/publications/index.html)

Speakers: Tihomir Bezlov, Senior Research Fellow, Center for the Study of Democracy

                 Ivalilo Angelov, Consultant, former Head of Enforcement Department, Bulgarian Customs

Emil Tsenkov, Senior Research Fellow, Center for the Study of Democracy