Joint special meeting of the Counter-Terrorism Committee and the 1267/1989/2253 ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee on “Terrorist-financing threats and trends and the implementation of Security Council resolution 2462 (2019)”

Thursday, 18 November 2021 - 9:00am to 1:00pm

On Thursday, 18 November 2021, acting in accordance with Security Council resolution 2462 (2019), the Counter-Terrorism Committee and the 1267/1989/2253 ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee will hold a joint special meeting to discuss terrorism-financing threats and trends, as well as the implementation of the provisions of resolution 2462 (2019).

Held pursuant to paragraph 36 of resolution 2462 (2019), the joint special meeting will also highlight good practices and persisting challenges in efforts to counter terrorist financing; recognize the role of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) in setting global standards for preventing and combatting terrorist financing; and highlight coordination mechanisms relating to the technical assistance provided by the United Nations to support States’ efforts in this area.

The meeting will be conducted in the six official languages of the United Nations.

Owing to the COVID-19-related restrictions on physical meetings at United Nations Headquarters, entrance to the ECOSOC Chamber will be limited to pre-registered speakers. Pre-registration will be confirmed on a first-come-first-serve basis and limited the room capacity. A virtual attendance link will be provided to all other registered participants.

The open meeting will be livestreamed on UN Web TV.

Further information (including draft agenda and draft concept note) will be circulated in due course and made available here: https://www.un.org/securitycouncil/ctc/ and https://www.un.org/securitycouncil/sanctions/1267.

Questions relating to this event should be addressed to Ms. Svetlana Martynova, Countering the Financing of Terrorism (CFT) Coordinator, CTED (martynovas@un.org) and Ms. Jacqueline Shire, Expert, Analytical Support and Sanctions Monitoring Team (shire@un.org).