International, regional, and subregional cooperation

Ninth SG report states ISIL maintains significant residual wealth

In a briefing to the Security Council on 27 August 2019 on the ninth report of the Secretary-General on the threat posed by ISIL (Da’esh) to international peace and security and the range of United Nations efforts in support of Member States in countering the threat, Assistant Secretary-General and Executive Director of CTED Michèle [...]

2019-09-05T10:45:40+00:00 Friday, 30 August 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

Consultant

  Title:   Consultant Organizational Section/Unit: Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) Duty Station:   The consultant will preferably be based in New York, or, if remote, have efficient access to the web/internet. Proposed period: 1 September 2019 to 31 December 2019 Actual work time: 10 working days Application deadline: 31 August 2019 Consultant Terms of [...]

2019-08-27T16:27:56+00:00 Tuesday, 27 August 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

S/2019/612 – Ninth report of the Secretary-General on the threat posed by ISIL (Da’esh) to international peace and security and the range of United Nations efforts in support of Member States in countering the threat

S/2019/612 - Ninth report of the Secretary-General on the threat posed by ISIL (Da’esh) to international peace and security and the range of United Nations efforts in support of Member States in countering the threat

2019-08-06T14:17:19+00:00 Tuesday, 6 August 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

International Consultant

   Title:  International Consultant  Organizational Section/Unit: Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) Duty Station:   Home-based with travels required for the assignment  Proposed period: August 2019 to December 2019 (extendable)  Actual work time: 31 working days  Application deadline: 23 August 2019 International Consultant Terms of Reference Purpose of the assignment:  The focus of this position is [...]

2019-08-05T15:35:55+00:00 Monday, 5 August 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTC/CTED conducts its first visit to Togo

On 24 July 2019, the Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC)/ Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) concluded its first visit to Togo. The visit was conducted at the request of the Togolese authorities in their efforts to build their capacity to address the threats and challenges of radicalization and terrorism. During the three-day visit, the delegation met [...]

National workshop on harmonizing approaches to the screening and profiling of Boko Haram-associated persons in Chad

From 10-12 July 2019, representatives from government agencies and civil society in Chad, as well as the African Union, the Multi-National Joint Task Force, and United Nations entities met in N’Djamena to discuss Chad’s strategy to screen and prosecute persons associated with Boko Haram. Part of a regional effort to help Lake Chad Basin countries [...]

2019-08-05T16:25:23+00:00 Wednesday, 24 July 2019|Uncategorized, International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

Second Meeting of the Lake Chad Basin Governors’ Forum

Governors of the eight regions of the Lake Chad Basin affected by Boko Haram gathered in Niamey, Niger from 17-18 July to affirm and reinforce their commitment to cross-border cooperation and implementation of the Regional Strategy for the Stabilization, Recovery and Resilience.  The meeting was organized by the Lake Chad Basin Commission and supported [...]

2019-08-05T16:26:44+00:00 Tuesday, 23 July 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

Security Council unanimously adopts resolution on threats to international peace and security

On 19 July 2019 at the 8582nd meeting, the Security Council unanimously adopted resolution 2482 (2019) concerning the links between international terrorism and organized crime. This resolution reflects the Council’s concern that terrorists can benefit from organized crime as a source of financing or logistical support at a domestic or international level and takes [...]

Security Council Holds Open Debate on “Linkages Between International Terrorism and Organized Crime”

On 9 July 2019, the Security Council held an open debate on the linkages between international terrorism and organized crime. The speakers discussed ways to strengthen state capacity as well as counter-terrorism efforts at all levels. Aside from the participation of the Security Council members, there were delegates from other states and representatives from [...]

2019-07-24T09:35:56+00:00 Wednesday, 10 July 2019|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|