Events

Events

28 March 2019

The UN is hailing a new Security Council resolution adopted on Thursday as a landmark step in suppressing the funding of terror groups worldwide.

22 March 2019

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

05 March 2019

The United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) launching a joint pilot project to prevent and counter chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear

26 February 2019

Parliamentarians from 16 countries in the Middle East and North Africa are meeting in Egypt this week at a high-level regional conference to discuss the role of parliaments in combatting terrorism and violent extremism.

11 February 2019

Though attacks were down last year, a new UN report to the Security Council shows that ISIL is still a global threat, despite evolving into a “covert” terrorism network, with countries continuing to face challenges from the growing

10 January 2019

A rising number of attacks by extremist groups, using more sophisticated tactics, risk undermining progress in West Africa and the Sahel, the region’s UN envoy told the Security Council.

06 December 2018

The UN Global Counter-Terrorism Coordination Compact is an agreement between the UN chief, 36 Organizational entities, INTERPOL and the World Customs Organization, to better serve the needs of Member States when it comes to tackling the scourge of

02 October 2018

Today, Under-Secretary-General for Counter-Terrorism Vladimir Voronkov, and UNODC Executive Director Yury Fedotov, jointly held a briefing for Permanent Missions in Vienna and signed a Strategic Partnership Framework Agreement.

01 October 2018

This event on cross border peace initiatives along the Kenya-Ethiopia Border is co-organized by the Permanent Representations of Ethiopia and Kenya to the United Nations alongside UNDP and UNOCT.

21 August 2018

The observance of the first International Day of Remembrance of and Tribute to Victims of Terrorism (A/RES/72/165) represents a major step forward in standing in solidarity with victims of terrorism.