Mr. Voronkov welcomed the adoption of the Dushanbe Declaration at the High- Level Conference on “Countering Terrorism and its Financing Through Illicit Drug Trafficking and Organized Crime”
A new programme aimed at improving the tracking of suspected terrorists, using state-of-the-art software, was launched by the UN Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) on Tuesday.
On a three-day visit to New Zealand, UN Secretary-General António Guterres paid his respects to the victims of the horrific mosque attacks in Christchurch, where dozens of Muslims were gunned down in two separate incidents during Friday prayers on 15 March.
Speaking to media in the New Zealand capital Auckland on Sunday, alongside New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, UN Secretary-General António Guterres expressed his solidarity with the victims and families of the March Christchurch mosque attacks, which killed 51 people, and praised Ms. Ardern’s leadership in the aftermath of the killings.
UNOCT/UNCCT a organisé un atelier régional visant à la validation d’un projet de manuel de bonnes pratiques en matière de résilience communautaire face à la radicalisation et à l’extrémisme violent dans les pays du G5 Sahel, à Nouakchott.
Mr. Voronkov Dr. Khalid Koser, Executive Director of the GCERF, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen global efforts to prevent violent extremism as and when conducive to terrorism (PVE).
Mr. Voronkov and Dr. Khalid Koser, Executive Director of GCERF, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen global efforts to prevent violent extremism as and when conducive to terrorism (PVE).
The Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU), UNOCT and UNODC have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to strengthen their cooperation in their joint action to counter terrorism and prevent violent extremism.
UNOCT organized, jointly with the UNESCO and the UNAOC, a side-event on “Youth Engagement and Vocational Training: Innovative approaches to Address Discrimination, Inequality and Violence,” on the margins of the 5th World Forum.
In the wake of a horrific mass shooting at two New Zealand mosques, UN Secretary-General António Guterres has announced his intention to launch a UN action plan for the safeguarding of religious sites, declaring that “mosques and all places of prayer and contemplation should be safe havens, not sites of terror.”