In Focus

In Qatar, UN forum to discuss link between crime prevention and sustainable development

9 April 2015 – Ahead of a major summit in New York in September on the future global development agenda, the 13th United Nations Crime Congress will convene in Doha next week to discuss the links between crime prevention, security, justice and sustainable development.

“The rule of law, better […]

2015-03-30T17:09:11-04:00星期一, 30 三月 2015|In Focus|

Event on “Enhancing Access to Legal Aid in Criminal Justice Systems” on Thursday, 13 November 2014

The Permanent Missions of Afghanistan, South Africa and the United States to the United Nations, the Rule of Law Unit on behalf of the UN Rule of Law Coordination and Resource Group (ROLCRG), and the International Legal Foundation (ILF) organised a panel discussion on “Enhancing Access […]

2019-02-19T16:43:06-05:00星期日, 8 三月 2015|In Focus|

Presentation of the Secretary-General’s Guidance Note on Reparations for Conflict-Related Sexual Violence

In June 2014, the Secretary-General issued a Guidance Note on Reparations for Conflict-Related Sexual Violence. It sets out the relevant international legal framework that applies to this crime and develops the principles and operational guidelines that should direct United Nations support to Member States in this area. The drafting of this document was led by […]

2019-02-19T16:43:08-05:00星期二, 16 九月 2014|In Focus|

United Nations rule of law consultations

States want to enrich their understanding of how the rule of law supports the work of the United Nations. Now is your chance to have your say on justice.

A report capturing your views will be presented to the United Nations General Assembly by the Secretary-General.

Have your say!


2019-02-19T16:43:09-05:00星期三, 23 十月 2013|In Focus|

UNODC launches migrant smuggling data sharing system for state authorities

Bangkok (Thailand), 19 July 2013 – The UNODC Regional Office for Southeast Asia and the Pacific launched the Voluntary Reporting System on Migrant Smuggling and Related Conduct (VRS-MSRC) in support of the Bali Process on Tuesday, 16 July 2013. The VRS-MSRC is an internet-based, secure system where state authorities can collect and share migrant smuggling […]

2013-09-16T22:31:34-04:00星期一, 16 九月 2013|In Focus|

High-level Meeting on the Rule of Law, 24 September 2012

The High-level Meeting of the 67th Session of the General Assembly on the Rule of Law at the National and International Levels took place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York on 24 September 2012. This was a unique occasion for all Member States, non-governmental organisations and civil society represented at the highest level, to […]

2019-02-19T16:43:09-05:00星期六, 1 九月 2012|In Focus|