International, regional, and subregional cooperation

CTED and UNODC host online consultative meeting on tailoring South Asia Regional Toolkit for Judges in Sri Lanka

14 May 2020 –The United Nations Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the United Nations Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED), organized an “Online Consultative Meeting on Tailoring the South Asia Regional Toolkit for Judges,” in Sri Lanka.

2020-05-19T17:33:40+00:00 Tuesday, 19 May 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED and the UN Countering Terrorist Travel Programme

14 May 2020 – Three years ago, the United Nations estimated that over 40,000 foreign terrorist fighters from more than 110 countries may have travelled to join terrorist groups in the Syrian Arab Republic and Iraq.

2020-05-18T17:14:29+00:00 Thursday, 14 May 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED publishes Analytical Brief about countering terrorist narratives online and offline

29 April 2020 – The United Nations Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) published a new Analytical Brief on “Countering Terrorist Narratives Online and Offline.” Terrorist narratives are designed to achieve multiple strategic communications objectives and target several types of audience, which range from those unaware of the underlying terrorist ideology to devout ideological [...]

2020-04-29T12:28:29+00:00 Wednesday, 29 April 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED publishes Trends Alert about extreme right-wing terrorism

1 April 2020 – The United Nations Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) published a new Trends Alert called “Member States Concerned By The Growing and Increasingly Transnational Threat of Extreme Right-Wing Terrorism.” Member States have alerted CTED to their increasing concern at the growing and increasingly transnational threat posed by extreme right-wing terrorism. With [...]

2020-04-06T10:10:14+00:00 Wednesday, 1 April 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED & UNOCT conduct joint high-level consultations with the Republic of the Philippines

6 March 2020 – Assistant Secretary-General and Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) Michèle Coninsx, and Vladimir Voronkov, Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) conducted joint high-level consultations with the Government of the Philippines in Manila from 1 to 3 March 2020.  The high-level visit aimed to, inter alia, [...]

2020-04-16T15:48:30+00:00 Friday, 6 March 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

Title: S/2020/95 – Tenth 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

Title: S/2020/95 – Tenth 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

2020-03-04T09:32:11+00:00 Wednesday, 4 March 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED & UNOCT conduct joint high-level consultations with the Republic of Indonesia

29 February 2020 –  Assistant Secretary-General Michèle Coninsx, Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED), Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) Vladimir Voronkov, and Edmund Fitton-Brown, Coordinator of the ISIL (Daesh)/Al-Qaida/ Taliban Monitoring Team, conducted joint high-level consultations with the Republic of Indonesia in Jakarta from 27 to 28 [...]

2020-04-20T08:57:26+00:00 Saturday, 29 February 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED presents UN Military Evidence Guidelines at the IIJ Battlefield Evidence West Africa Workshop

28 February 2020 – At the International Institute for Justice and the Rule of Law (IIJ) Battlefield Evidence West Africa Workshop in Abuja, Nigeria, the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) presented “Guidelines to facilitate the use and admissibility as evidence in national criminal courts of information collected, handled, preserved and shared by the military to [...]

2020-04-02T17:28:45+00:00 Friday, 28 February 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED conducts focused visit to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea

On 26 February 2020, the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) concluded its first visit to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea on behalf of the United Nations Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee. Equatorial Guinea served as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council from 2018 to 2019. The visit was opened by the Minister [...]

2020-03-04T09:16:35+00:00 Friday, 28 February 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|

CTED participates in consultations with Maldives and Sri Lanka on enhanced technical assistance follow-up

25 February 2020 – The Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) conducted a mission to Colombo and Malé from 6 to 10 February 2020 to engage in national round-table consultations with the Governments of Sri Lanka and the Maldives, which were organized by the Terrorism Prevention Branch of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime [...]

2020-04-16T15:30:24+00:00 Tuesday, 25 February 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation|