Asset Recovery Watch

ARW-189
Unnamed Case / Burkina Faso
Burkina Faso
Unspecified
Switzerland
Undertaking Recovery Effort, Location of Recovery Effort, Asset Location / Alleged Asset Location
2009
No
Unspecified
Unknown
Unspecified
Unknown
Completed
Assets Returned to Victim or Requesting Jurisdiction
$500,000
Yes
"Agreement to return the assets through selected NGO projects to the benefit of the population of Burkina Faso" (Source: Swiss Ministry of Foreign Affairs, September 30, 2009)

According to the Swiss Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the asset return was completed in 2009. The name of the case was not disclosed, but there was an "Agreement to return the assets through selected NGO [Non-Governmental Organization] projects to the benefit of the population of Burkina Faso." (Source: Swiss Ministry of Foreign Affairs, September 30, 2009.)

Unspecified