EPAC/EACN’s mission is to:

  • Establish, maintain, and develop contacts between specialized anti-corruption and police oversight authorities
  • Promote independence, impartiality, legitimacy, accountability, transparency, and accessibility in all systems created and maintained for the independent oversight of policing and anti-corruption work
  • Promote international legal instruments and mechanisms from a professional perspective
  • Support the development and the promotion of common working standards and best practices for police oversight bodies and anti-corruption authorities
  • Provide a platform for the exchange of information and expertise concerning developments in police oversight and anti-corruption matters
  • Provide support to other countries and organizations that are looking to establish or develop oversight mechanisms and anti-corruption authorities
  • Cooperate with other organizations, authorities, networks, and stakeholders in compliance with the foregoing objectives