Dili – Commissioner of the Anti-Corruption Commission (CAC) Adérito Pinto Tilman Monday (7/08) officially opened a five-days training on “Investigation Training” to more than 40 CAC and Scientific Police for Criminal Investigation (PSIC) investigators. The training will be conducted within five days (7-11/8).
The training is funded by United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) at Maubara Room, Timor Plaza Dili and delivered by four senior investigators of Indonesian Corruption Eradication Commission (KPK).
The objectives of the training is to increase the capacity of Comissão Anti-Corrupção (CAC) investigator in order to investigating corruption cases. A Cycle Approach will be used in the training to collect data, data analyses (based on public complaints or investigations) and prosecution process.
The five-day training is as part of implementation of MoU between UNODC and CAC that signed in August 2014. UNODC presence in Timor-Leste is to support law enforcement agencies in Timor-Leste such as CAC by providing technical assistance and capacity building program to this respective institution.
Commissioner Adérito in his intervention told CAC-PSIC’s investigators to make use of the training as an opportunity from KPK Indonesia’s to enhance their capacity and knowledge. Investigators must make use of every training opportunity in Timor-Leste or overseas.
“This is an important moment for CAC and PSIC investigators to gain experience from our colleagues from KPK in carrying out quality investigative tasks of corruption cases in the future” said Commissioner Adérito.
The five days investigation training is a continued support from UNODC, for the past three years. UNODC has been provided training in the area of investigation, interrogation, anti-money laundering, computer forensic and digital evidence, etc.
UNODC supports anti-corruption in Timor-Leste through the Norwegian funded project “Strengthening Anti-Corruption Institutions in Timor-Leste”. As part of the project, UNODC organises capacity building training activities for the investigators at CAC to strengthen their capabilities to detect and investigate cases of corruption.
The trainers for this training are from KPK Indonesia; Aminudin, Afief Yulian Miftach, Any Susanti dan Ita Larasati. (*)