The United Nations Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee
Guided by Security Council resolutions 1373 (2001) and 1624 (2005), the CTC works to bolster the ability of United Nations Member States to prevent terrorist acts both within their borders and across regions. It was established in the wake of the 11 September terrorist attacks in the United States.
The CTC is assisted by the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED), which carries out the policy decisions of the Committee, conducts expert assessments of each Member State and facilitates counter-terrorism technical assistance to countries.
The Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) took part in a joint high-level mission of the United Nations [...]
CTED launches Trends Report on “The Gender Dimensions of the Response to Returning Foreign Terrorist Fighters”
On 27 February 2019, the United Nations Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) launched its third Trends Report, [...]
Counter-Terrorism Committee holds open briefing on Addendum to the guiding principles on foreign terrorist fighters (2018)
In order to raise awareness and strengthen the understanding of the Addendum to the Madrid Guiding Principles, the United [...]
Heads of United Nations Counter-Terrorism Bodies conclude trilateral joint consultations with Spain and strengthen partnership to support victims of terrorism
PRESS RELEASE Madrid, 14 February 2018 – On Thursday, a high-level delegation composed of the heads of the main counter-terrorism [...]