Virtual Roundtable of CTED’s Global Research Network on “Emerging trends in violent extremism conducive to terrorism: a focus on extreme right-wing terrorism”

Security Council Resolution 2395 (2017) reiterates CTED’s essential role of identifying emerging issues, trends and developments relating to the implementation of resolutions 1373 (2001), 1624 (2005), and 2178 (2014) and other relevant resolutions.

2020-09-30T14:36:17+00:00 Monday, 28 September 2020|International, regional, and subregional cooperation, Research|

Briefing by the Permanent Mission of Qatar and CTED on “Perspectives of the Global Research Network and the Forum on returning foreign terrorist fighters in advance of the review of the #MadridGuidingPrinciples”: 4 December at 4:00pm

4/12/2018 Time: 04:00-06:00pm Location: United Nations headquarters in Conference Room 11 Ahead of the Counter-Terrorism Committee review of the principles on foreign terrorist fighters (FTFs), its Executive Directorate (CTED) together with the Permanent Mission of Qatar to the United Nations will organize a briefing related to this review. “Perspectives of CTED’s Global Research Network (GRN) [...]

CTED and NYU hold roundtable on private sector engagement on technology and counter-terrorism

On 30 November 2018, CTED and the New York University (NYU) School of Professional Studies for Global Affairs organized a multi-stakeholder roundtable discussion on “Engagement with the private sector in promoting the use of technology for counter-terrorism purposes.” Assistant Secretary-General and Executive Director of CTED Michèle Coninsx speaking at the event.  In her [...]

2019-05-28T15:30:45+00:00 Friday, 30 November 2018|Information and communication technologies, Research|

Counter-Terrorism Committee holds open briefing on #TerrorCrimeNexus

On 8 October 2018, the United Nations Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC) held an open briefing focused on “The nexus between international terrorism and transnational organized crime.” Organized in cooperation with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI), the aims of the [...]

2018-11-26T15:04:31+00:00 Tuesday, 9 October 2018|International, regional, and subregional cooperation, Research|

New CTED Trends Report stresses challenges stemming from returning and relocating foreign terrorist fighters

The Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) today issued its latest Trends Report.1 Titled “The Challenge of Returning and Relocating Foreign Terrorist Fighters: Research Perspectives,” the report outlines a number of issues United Nations Member States are facing related to foreign terrorist fighters. The current wave of foreign terrorist fighters (FTFs) shows clear differences compared to [...]

2018-04-11T10:23:23+00:00 Wednesday, 11 April 2018|Foreign terrorist fighters, Research|

Counter-Terrorism Committee holds second open meeting with Global Research Network on #TerrorismTrends

In an effort to enhance its analytical capacity and its engagement with the research community, the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) in February 2015 launched the Global Counter-Terrorism Research Network. The network currently consists of over 100 leading think tanks and research institutions from Africa, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, the Americas, and Oceania. [...]

2017-11-27T15:39:32+00:00 Friday, 17 November 2017|Research|

Save the date: 16 November 2017 – second open meeting with Global Research Network (GRN) partners

The UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC) will be holding its second open meeting with Global Research Network (GRN) partners on the latest trends in terrorism and counter-terrorism at the United Nations Headquarters, New York, on 16 November 2017, at 3.00 p.m., in Conference room 4. The open meeting, which will include a panel [...]

2017-11-15T14:03:32+00:00 Thursday, 5 October 2017|Research|