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CTED participates in regional workshop for Latin America on obtaining electronic evidence from private CSPs

The Organization of American States (OAS), the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) co-organized a regional workshop for Latin American States in Bogotá, Colombia, on “Obtaining electronic evidence from private Communications Services Providers (CSPs) in counter-terrorism and related organized crime cross-border investigations”. The workshop was [...]

2019-06-14T16:11:35+00:00 Thursday, 30 May 2019|Uncategorized|

CTED participates in Dushanbe Process Conference

CTED participated in a two-day high-level conference on “International and Regional Co-operation on Countering Terrorism and Its Financing through Illicit Drug Trafficking and Organized Crime”, held in Dushanbe on 16 and 17 May 2019. The conference was organized by the Government of Tajikistan, in close cooperation with the United Nations, the European Union and [...]

2019-05-21T16:38:50+00:00 Tuesday, 21 May 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

NATO and the United Nations mark continued cooperation against terrorism

On 6 May 2019, a high-level delegation of the United Nations Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee and its Executive Directorate visited NATO Headquarters in Brussels to discuss the latest emerging threats of terrorism, foreign terrorist fighters and returnees, as well as possible areas for enhancing cooperation. Ambassador Gustavo Meza-Cuadra (Chair of the Counter Terrorism Committee, [...]

2019-05-07T13:40:23+00:00 Tuesday, 7 May 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED and NYU hold multi-stakeholder focus group on public-private partnerships on countering terrorism

On 3 May 2019, the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) and New York University’s Center for Global Affairs jointly held a multi-stakeholder focus group on how to facilitate public-private partnerships to counter terrorist threats. The main objective of the focus group was to evaluate a decision-making framework, designed by the NYU student group for [...]

2019-06-13T08:11:32+00:00 Friday, 3 May 2019|Uncategorized|

Three Security Council committees hold joint special meeting on linkages between terrorism and organized crime

On 26 April 2019, the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee, the ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee, and the Taliban Sanctions Committee hosted a Joint Special meeting to discuss the nexus between international terrorism and organized crime. Participants included Security Council members, UN Member States, academic institutions, international and regional organizations, as well as partners [...]

2019-05-28T12:45:25+00:00 Wednesday, 1 May 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED conducts follow-up visit to Uganda

On 25 April, the CTC/CTED concluded a follow-up visit to Uganda. With the active support and participation of Ugandan authorities, the delegation was able to engage on a full range of issues from legal and criminal justice to the financing of terrorism, border security and law enforcement, countering violent extremism, and more.  The team [...]

2019-04-29T10:15:04+00:00 Monday, 29 April 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

Press Release: Three Security Council committees hold joint special meeting on linkages between terrorism and organized crime

On 26 April 2019, the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee, the ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee and the Taliban Sanctions Committee held a joint special meeting on “The nexus between international terrorism and organized crime”. The purpose of the meeting was to identify areas for further research into the nature and scope of the [...]

High-level commitments event on women, peace and security preparing for the 20th anniversary of security council resolution 1325

On 23 April 2019, Germany and the United Kingdom, in collaboration with UN Women, co-hosted a High-Level Commitments event on Women, Peace and Security preparing for the 20th anniversary of Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000). The main purpose of this meeting was to invite Member States and UN entities to each commit to a [...]

2019-05-02T14:55:47+00:00 Tuesday, 23 April 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED addressed IPA-CIS Plenary and Conference on Countering International Terrorism

On 18 April 2019, the Inter-Parliamentary Assembly of Member Nations of the Commonwealth of Independent State hosted a high-level conference on countering international terrorism focusing on the role of inter-parliamentary organizations in the process of building common approaches to counter terrorism and violent extremism, including through the harmonization of the relevant national legislation. Opening [...]

2019-04-29T13:46:54+00:00 Thursday, 18 April 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED conducts follow-up visit to Finland

From 9 – 11 April, the CTC/CTED conducted a visit to the Republic of Finland in follow-up to the Committee’s initial visit of June 2012. The follow-up visit focused on progress made by Finland in implementing the CTC’s 2012 visit recommendations, as well as on measures introduced to implement Security Council resolutions 2178 (2014) [...]

2019-05-01T14:03:23+00:00 Tuesday, 9 April 2019|Uncategorized|