On 4 November 2021, the Counter-Terrorism Committee held a special meeting to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the adoption of Security Council resolution 1373 (2001) and the Committee’s establishment.
22 November 2021– “All around the globe, terrorists and terrorist groups continue to raise funds through a wide variety of means, including the abuse of legitimate enterprises and non-profit organizations; the exploitation of natural resources, donations, and crowdfunding; and a range of criminal activities.”, noted H.E. Mr. Tarek Ladeb, Permanent Representative of the Republic of Tunisia to the United Nations and Chair of the Counter-Terrorism Committee.
On Thursday, 18 November 2021, the Counter-Terrorism Committee and the 1267/1989/2253 ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee will hold a joint special meeting from 9am to 1pm at United Nations Headquarters, New York on “Terrorist-financing threats and trends and the implementation of Security Council resolution 2462 (2019)”.
The Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee today issued an outcome document at the conclusion of its special meeting commemorating the 20th anniversary of the adoption of Security Council resolution 1373 (2001) and the Committee’s establishment.
Twenty years ago, in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, the Security Council unanimously adopted resolution 1373. What have the Counter-Terrorism Committee (CTC) and the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) accomplished over the past 20 years? Here is a short list of 20 things.
Today, the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) launched the Data Disclosure Framework (DDF) — a practical tool that outlines practices develop
On 28 September 2001, the Security Council adopted its resolution 1373 (2001), a landmark resolution that defined a broad counter-terrorism mandate for the international community and established the Counter-Terrorism Committee to monitor Member States’ implementation of its provisions. This unanimous recognition by the Security Council of the severe threat posed by terrorism to international peace and security was a pivotal moment in the international community’s counter-terrorism response to terrorism.
On 14 October 2021, in follow-up to her April briefing to the European Union Council Working Party on Terrorism (COTER), Assistant Secretary-General Michèle Coninsx, Executive Director of the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED), was invited by the Council’s Slovenian Presidency to take part in a COTER discussion on “Post-pandemic counter-terrorism challenges in the Western Balkans: A look to the future”.