Welcome to the Members’ page for the Corruption Working Group. Here you will find tools and resources to assist you in progressing working group projects.

Contact List

If you would like to get in touch with Working Group members, please contact the PILON Secretariat.

CountryNamePositionOrganisation
NauruAndie Driu (Chair)Director of Public ProsecutionsDepartment of Justice and Border Control
American SamoaFainu'ulelei Falefatu Ala'ilima-UtaAttorney GeneralAttorney General’s Office
AustraliaLucy SargesonDirector Pacific BranchAttorney General’s Department
Cook IslandsLauaki Jason AnnandaleSolicitor GeneralCrown Law Office
Cook IslandsLisa WilliamCrown CounselCrown Law Office
KiribatiPauline BeiatauActing Attorney GeneralDepartment of Justice
KiribatiTumai TBCDepartment of Justice
Fiji IslandsGeraldine NaigulevuSenior Legal OfficerOffice of the Attorney
General
FSMLeonito BacalandoAssistant Attorney GeneralDepartment of Justice
New ZealandJo MildenhallCrown CounselCrown Law Office
PalauErnestine RengiilAttorney GeneralOffice of the Attorney General
PNGJosephine Advent PitmurDeputy Secretary for JusticeDepartment of Justice
RMIBernard Adiniwin Attorney GeneralOffice of the Attorney General
Solomon IslandsAndrew KelesiDirector of Public ProsecutionsOffice of the Director Public Prosecutions
TongaLinda S Folaumoet'iAttorney GeneralOffice of the
Attorney General

Draft documents

 

Published resources

Please visit the Digital Library to download this Working Group’s published documents.

Learning resources

PILON Corruption Working Group – Anti-money Laundering Offences

21 September 2023

On Thursday 21st September, the PILON Corruption Working Group delivered a webinar on Anti-money laundering offences.  The webinar featured two expert speakers who have a wealth of knowledge and experience in how to  investigate, and prosecute, money laundering.  Mr Michael Petty and Ms Anna Solovjev.

This webinar is pre-recorded so you can watch it at any time by logging in or signing into the Members Zone/Corruption Working Group (we recommend to use Google Chrome to access the Members Zone).

Please if you have any questions or comments, please contact  pilon@pilonsec.org.

 

PILON Corruption Working Group – Mutual Assistance Webinar

21 October  2022

On Friday 21 October 2022, the PILON Corruption Working Group delivered a webinar on mutual assistance. The webinar featured speakers from the Solomon Islands Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions, Australian Attorney-General’s Department, Australian Federal Police, United States Federal Bureau of Investigation, United States Department of Justice, and the International Anti-Corruption Coordination Centre. Speakers shared their observations and experiences on international crime cooperation and obtaining evidence through the mutual assistance process.

The webinar is pre-recorded so you can watch it at any time by logging in or signing into the Members Zone/Corruption Working Group (we recommend to use Google Chrome to access the Members Zone).

We hope you enjoy this presentation and please let us know what you think by emailing pilon@pilonsec.org.

 

Webinar

Webinar

The Pacific Islands Law Officers’ Network (PILON) Corruption Working Group is pleased to present the third (and final) webinar in our series on Whistleblower Protection. This webinar is entitled Practical advice on setting up a whistleblower policy and reporting mechanisms and is presented by Dr Ashley Savage, an UN-PRAC consultant who specialises in good governance with a particular focus on whistleblowing as a tool to combat corruption. The webinar also features opening remarks by Mr Ronald Talasasa (Director of Public Prosecutions, Nauru) and graphics by Mr Martin Ackerly.

The views expressed in this presentation are those of the presenter and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of PILON, or any one PILON member country or government agency.

If you have any questions or comments, please contact pilon@pilonsec.org.

Whistleblower protection: Webinar 3: Practical advice on setting up a whistleblower policy and reporting mechanisms

Next meeting details

Our next meeting is scheduled for:

Date: TBC
Time: TBC
Type: Videoconference

In advance of each Working Group meeting, the PILON Secretariat will send group members a Zoom link. If you have not received a link by the morning of your videoconference, please contact the PILON Secretariat.

To find some handy guides for best practice engagement in meetings, webinars and workshops held over Zoom, please visit Videoconferencing.