Pristina, November 22, 2019 – Representatives of the Kosovo Law Institute (KLI) Betim Musliu and Yll Zekaj, on Monday meet Director of Anti-Corruption Agency, Shaip Havolli, to hand him over the reports of systematic monitoring and research of the justice system in the country, as well as to advocate for the implementation of KLI recommendations. “Within the cooperation with the Anti-Corruption Agency, we had a useful meeting with Director Shaip Havolli, to whom we handed over the hard copies of KLI reports published during 2019. During the meeting we have discussed findings, assessments and main recommendations of these KLI’s reports, for which we received the commitment of the head of Agency, that they will be seriously reviewed to be implemented by the Anti-Corruption Agency within its mandate”, said Betim Musliu deputy executive director of the KLI.
Director of the Anti-Corruption Agency, Shaip Havolli, has assessed the KLI’s work in monitoring and research of important topics in the justice and police field, which according to him, reflect actual situation of functioning of the justice and security system in the country. “We as ACA have a close cooperation with the KLI in terms of professional engagement. Monitoring and research of KLI continuously has served to be scanned better the reality of functioning and results of the justice and security institutions”, said Havolli.
Director Havolli, emphasized that he and the Anti-Corruption Agency continuously have reviewed with priority findings, assessments and recommendations that emerge from the KLI’s reports to improve the performance of justice and security institutions and independent agencies. “KLI has proved that criticism is based on professional and independent research, therefore as such they are necessarily accepted by us because through them and concrete recommendations they help us as the Anti-Corruption Agency to undertake concrete actions to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of our services within our mandate for preventing and fighting corruption, conflict of interest, declaration of property and now for the implementation of the law on protection of whistleblowers.”
KLI has continuously advocated to all stakeholders of the justice and security system, handing to them all reports with concrete findings, assessments and recommendations, as well as meeting responsible officials in all relevant institutions to push forward the policies that enhance efficiency and effectiveness of the work of justice system, security and independent law enforcement agencies, in order to enable citizens to exercise their rights and their access to justice.