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We will engage in the development of common principles governing the payment of compensation to the countries affected, to ensure that such payments are made safely, fairly and in a transparent manner.

Country: Switzerland

Status: ongoing

Themes: Asset recovery

Last updated: October 2019


Concrete: Concrete | New: Not New | Ambitious: Somewhat Ambitious

  • 2 Evidence:

    Report on the meeting of the Open-ended Intergovernmental Working Group on Asset Recovery held in Vienna on 25 and 26 August 2016

    OECD Report Switzerland December 2018

  • 3 Notes:

    OECD Report Dec 2018: "During the on-site visit, the authorities drew attention to Switzerland’s proactive policy in terms of recovering illicit assets from politically exposed persons abroad." Switzerland is also active in international and regional law enforcement networks.(pg. 56).

    Peer reviewer: 1

    Updated: October 30, 2019

    No change .

    Updated: October 30, 2018

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