The #DocufòrumAVAF learning experience, created by the Valencian Anti-Fraud Agency for the debate on corruption in the classrooms of educational centers in the Valencian Community, is one of the most in-demand training activities of the AVAF.
Since the 2022-2023 academic year, the Faculty of Law of the University of Valencia has included the AVAF’s Docufòrum Universitari activity in the Center Innovation Project (PIC).
The #DocufòrumAVAF is an activity aimed at promoting the social culture of civic ethics, public integrity, fraud prevention and rejection of corruption among students of all University degrees.
On this occasion, the Valencian Anti-Fraud Agency has debated these issues with students of the Criminology Degree. Thus, on Tuesday, November 14 and Wednesday, November 15, 2023, two new #DocofòrumAVAF were held at the Faculty of Law, University of Valencia.
80 students from the first-year Skills and Abilities subject participated in the training activity. The activity had the collaboration of Professor Vicenta Tasa from the Department of Constitutional Law. Anselm Bodoque Arribas, head of the AVAF Training Service, was responsible for energizing the debate session with the students.
Once they have watched the documentary “Corruption: Harmful Organism”, the students ask questions focused on the origin and causes of corruption, the social impact and the collective costs it entails, the perception of corruption in our society and in other countries in our country. around.
Subsequently, the representative of the AVAF debates with the students the issues raised in their questions and others related to the need for greater public ethics and integrity, prevention strategies and civic training or the functions of the Valencian Anti-Fraud Agency and public policies. fight against corruption.
In the debate, the students showed interest in the economic effects of corruption and its impact on social inequality. They were also concerned why there were no whistleblower protection policies and when they are implemented. Finally, they showed interest in the existing corruption prevention policies in Spain and the Valencian Community.
The activity has been organized in collaboration with the University of Valencia, which we thank for its interest and willingness to help create a culture of public integrity and rejection of fraud and corruption.
If you are a university, secondary or high school teacher and you are interested in the #DocufòrumAVAF training activity “Corruption: harmful organism” being carried out in your subject, do not hesitate to contact the Training Service of the Valencian Anti-Fraud Agency through from email@example.com.