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NCJ Number: 236770 Find in a Library
Title: International Cooperation in Combating Transnational Organized Crime and Corruption, 2011
Corporate Author: United Nations, Economic and Social Council Secretary-General
Date Published: January 2011
Page Count: 20
Sponsoring Agency: United Nations Publications
New York, NY 10017
United Nations, Economic and Social Council Secretary-General
Vienna, Austria
Publication Number: E/CN.15/2011/5
Sale Source: United Nations Publications
1st Avenue and 46th Street
Concourse Level
New York, NY 10017
United States of America
Type: Report (Study/Research)
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: Austria
Annotation: This report provides an overview of organized crime and corruption for the United Nation Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC).
Abstract: This report was prepared following the Economic and Social Council decision 2010/242. It is organized into four parts: Introduction; Transnational Organized Crime; Corruption; and Recommendations. Information is provided on the activities of the UNODC in the fight against transnational organized crime and corruption with reference to Council resolutions 2005/17 entitled, “International cooperation in the fight against transnational organized crime,” and 2006/24 entitled, “International cooperation in the fight against corruption,” as well as General Assembly resolution 65/232 entitled, “Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Program, In Particular Its Technical Cooperation Capacity.” Also provided is information on the work of the Mechanism for the Review of Implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption, and working groups established by the Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption and technical assistance.
Main Term(s): International cooperation; United Nations (UN)
Index Term(s): Corruption of public officials; International criminal tribunals; International Law Enforcement Cooperation; International organizations; International police activities; Organized crime; Transnational Organized Crime
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