Objective 2: Raising awareness about the roles and responsibilities of concerned actors, including CSOs

Method of engagement

Helping CSOs and other key stakeholders better understand their roles and responsibilities in asset recovery

Possible actions

  • Hold targeted trainings, conferences and workshops
  • Work with or encourage government to publish (and regularly update) a practical guide to asset recovery in their jurisdiction (including information on key institutions, key legislation, key processes, and key information sources)

Best practices 

  • Address expectation management and capacity requirements during CSO asset recovery trainings
  • Whenever possible link research to policy engagement to strengthen the vision, strategy and activities undertaken by the CSO


Thelesklaf, Daniel, and Pedro Gomes Pereira. Non-State Actors in Asset Recovery. Bern: Peter Lang, 2011.

CSO examples

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