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Mexico

Direct Assistance

Type(s)of Assistance:
Expertise
Scope:
Legal, Implementation
Regions:
All
Subject(s):
Extradition

For its part, the Government, through the Office of the Attorney-General, is able to offer advice and technical assistance on matters relating to extradition, limited to theoretical and informative aspects relating to extradition proceedings in Mexico, pursuant to international treaties and domestic legislation.

Note Verbale from Mexico date 7 April 2011 on Colombia’s assistance request

Type(s)of Assistance:
Expertise
Scope:
First response to chemical, biological and radioactive incidents
Regions:
not specified
Subject(s):
epidemiological monitoring and surveillance; biological detection; coordination mechanisms; radiation protection and safety; radiation detection and identification; physical security

The Centre for Investigation and National Security (CISEN) has indicated that it is in a position to provide assistance, in terms of first response to chemical, biological and radioactive weapons incidents, in the following areas: best practices in epidemiological monitoring and surveillance in relation to incidents involving biological agents, detection of atypical cases and health-sector response to bioterrorism incidents, as well as coordination with public safety and judicial authorities; radiation protection and safety; techniques for radiation detection in large-scale, high-impact events; use of specialized equipment for detecting and identifying radioisotopes; physical security of nuclear materials and facilities; and prevention and detection of and first response to chemical weapons incidents.

SUBJECTS

Assistance through International Organizations

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Points of Contact

Name:
Mr. Ulises Canchola Gutiérrez
Title:
Director General for the United Nations System
Department:
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Location:
Ricardo Flores Magón 2, Planta Baja, ala B,
Colonia Tlatelolco, Delegación Cuauhtémoc, C.P. 06995,
México, D.F.
Location:
Contact:
dgsnunidas@sre.gob.mx
Telephone: 011 52 (55) 9157-4317 and 5063-3154
Fax: 011 52 (55) 5062-3036