H.E. Mr. T. S. Tirumurti, Chair of the Counter-Terrorism Committee and Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, and representatives of CTED attended the High-Level International Conference on Human Rights, Civil Society, and Counter-Terrorism in Malaga, Spain, on 10 and 11 May 2022.
LAGOS– From 14-16 March, a regional workshop was held in Lagos to conduct a stocktaking of all national and regional efforts to implement the “Regional sub-Strategy on the Screening, Prosecution, Rehabilitation and Reintegration of Boko Haram Associated Persons in the Lake Chad Basin Countries” (Regional SPRR Strategy).
BRUSSELS– From 27-29 April 2022, the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Centre (UNCCT) of the United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT), the United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED), and the United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR) jointly organized a workshop for Europe to promote the Technical guidelines to facilitate the implementation of Security Council resolution 2370 (2017).
On Thursday, 7 April 2022, the Counter-Terrorism Committee and the 1267/1989/2253 ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee held a joint open briefing at United Nations Headquarters, New York, on “ISIL in Africa: nature of threat and responses”.
After working for two years in virtual and hybrid settings as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate (CTED) resumed its on-site assessment visits on behalf of the Counter-Terrorism Committee, conducting a comprehensive visit to the Republic of Bulgaria from 4 to 9 April 2022.
The Counter-Terrorism Committee and the 1267/1989/2253 ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee are convening a Joint Open Briefing on the evolution of the threat posed by ISIL in Africa, Member States’ responses, and continuing challenges.
The Counter-Terrorism Committee held an open meeting on “Countering terrorist narratives and preventing the use of the Internet for terrorist purposes” at United Nations Headquarters, New York, on 24 March 2022.