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NCJ Number: 158287 Find in a Library
Title: World Ministerial Conference on Organized Transnational Crime, Naples, 21-23 November 1994
Corporate Author: United Nations
Economic and Social Council
Cmssn on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
Austria
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 11
Sponsoring Agency: United Nations
Vienna, Austria
Sale Source: United Nations
Economic and Social Council
Cmssn on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
Vienna,
Austria
Type: Survey
Language: English
Country: Austria
Annotation: This document includes a provisional annotated agenda and proposed organization of work for the United Nations-sponsored World Ministerial Conference on Organized Transnational Crime.
Abstract: The conference participants addressed the problems and dangers posed by organized transnational crime in different global regions. National legislation is one approach toward preventing and controlling organized transnational crime; the conferees discussed appropriate guidelines for legislative and other measures to be taken at the national level. Another topic for discussion was effective forms of international cooperation at the investigative, prosecutorial, and judicial levels. Finally, the conference participants addressed appropriate modalities for the prevention and control of organized crime regionally and internationally, possibly through the elaboration of international instruments. 4 notes and 1 appendix
Main Term(s): Criminology
Index Term(s): Crime prevention planning; International Law Enforcement Cooperation; Organized crime prevention; United Nations (UN)
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