Crime-related Resolutions and Decisions from 2000 to 2009 

adopted by the General Assembly, the Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ). 

2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013| 2014

2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009

1990 through 1999

1980 through 1989

1970 through 1979

1950 through 1959

2009

General  Assembly

A/RES/64/177

Technical assistance for implementing the international conventions and protocols related to terrorism

A/RES/64/178

Improving the coordination of efforts against trafficking in persons

A/RES/64/179

Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

A/RES/64/180

Preparations for the Twelfth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

A/RES/64/181

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

A/RES/64/293

United Nations Global Plan of Action to Combat Trafficking in Persons

ECOSOC

Resolution 2009/22

International cooperation in the prevention, investigation, prosecution and punishment of economic fraud and identity related-crime

Resolution 2009/23

Support for the development and implementation of the regional programmes of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Resolution 2009/24

International cooperation to prevent, combat and eliminate kidnapping and to provide assistance to victims of kidnapping

Resolution 2009/25

Improving the collection, reporting and analysis of data to enhance knowledge on trends in specific areas of crime

Resolution 2009/26

Supporting national and international efforts for child justice reform, in particular through improved coordination in technical assistance

Decision 2009/246

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its eighteenth session and provisional agenda and documentation for its nineteenth session

Decision 2009/247

Appointment of members of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute

CCPCJ

Resolution 18/1

Supplementary rules specific to the treatment of women in detention and in custodial and non-custodial settings

Resolution 18/2

Civilian private security services: their role, oversight and contribution to crime prevention and community safety

Resolution 18/3

Improving the governance and financial situation of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Resolution 18/4

Fourth World Summit of Attorneys General, Prosecutors General and Chief Prosecutors

Resolution 18/5

Follow-up to the Ministerial Conference on Illicit Drug Trafficking, Transnational Organized Crime and Terrorism as Challenges for Security and Development in the Caribbean

Resolution 18/6

Budget for the biennium 2010-2011 for the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Fund

Decision 18/1

Guidelines for the thematic discussions of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

Decision 18/2

Additional documents on improving the governance and financial situation of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

2008

General  Assembly

A/RES/63/193

Preparations for the Twelfth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

A/RES/63/194

Improving the coordination of efforts against trafficking in persons

A/RES/63/195

Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

A/RES/63/196

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

ECOSOC

Resolution 2008/23

Protection against trafficking in cultural property

Resolution 2008/24

Strengthening prevention of urban crime: an integrated approach

Resolution 2008/25

International cooperation in preventing and combating illicit international trafficking in forest products, including timber, wildlife and other forest biological resources

Decision 2008/245

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its seventeenth session and provisional agenda and documentation for the eighteenth session of the Commission

Decision 2008/246

Appointment of members of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute

CCPCJ

Resolution 17/1

Efforts in the fight against trafficking in persons

Resolution 17/2

Strengthening the rule of law through improved integrity and capacity of prosecution services

Decision 17/1

Strengthening crime prevention and criminal justice responses to violence against women and girls

Decision 17/2

Improving the governance and financial situation of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

2007

General  Assembly

A/RES/62/172

Technical assistance for implementing the international conventions and protocols related to terrorism

A/RES/62/173

Follow-up to the Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice and preparations for the Twelfth United Nations Congress on Crime
Prevention and Criminal Justice

A/RES/62/174

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

A/RES/62/175

Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

ECOSOC

Resolution 2007/19

Strategy for the period 2008-2011 for the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Resolution 2007/20

International cooperation in the prevention, investigation, prosecution and punishment of economic fraud and identityrelated crime

Resolution 2007/21

Information-gathering instrument in relation to United Nations standards and norms in crime prevention and criminal justice

Resolution 2007/22

Strengthening basic principles of judicial conduct

Resolution 2007/23

Supporting national efforts for child justice reform, in particular through technical assistance and improved United Nations system-wide coordination

Resolution 2007/24

International cooperation for the improvement of access to legal aid in criminal justice systems, particularly in Africa

Decision 2007/251

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its sixteenth session and provisional agenda and documentation for its seventeenth session

Decision 2007/252

Appointment of members of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute

Decision 2007/253

Topic for the thematic discussion of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice at its seventeenth session, in 2008

CCPCJ

Resolution 16/1

International cooperation in preventing and combating illicit international trafficking in forest products, including timber, wildlife and other forest biological resources

Resolution 16/2

Effective crime prevention and criminal justice responses to combat sexual exploitation of children

Resolution 16/3

Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme and the role of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice as its governing body

Resolution 16/4

Budget outline for the biennium 2008-2009 for the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Fund

Resolution 16/5

Third World Summit of Attorneys General, Prosecutors General and Chief Prosecutors

Resolution 16/6

Budget for the biennium 2008-2009 for the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Fund

Decision 16/1

Global initiative to fight human trafficking

Decision 16/2

Global Initiative to Fight Human Trafficking

2006

General  Assembly

A/RES/61/179

International cooperation in the prevention, combating and elimination of kidnapping and in providing assistance to victims

A/RES/61/180

Improving the coordination of efforts against trafficking in persons

A/RES/61/181

Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

A/RES/61/182

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

ECOSOC

Resolution 2006/20

United Nations standards and norms in crime prevention

Resolution 2006/21

Implementation of the Programme of Action, 2006-2010, on strengthening the rule of law and the criminal justice systems in Africa

Resolution 2006/22

Providing technical assistance for prison reform in Africa and the development of viable alternatives to imprisonment

Resolution 2006/23

Strengthening basic principles of judicial conduct

Resolution 2006/24

International cooperation in the fight against corruption

Resolution 2006/25

Strengthening the rule of law and the reform of criminal justice institutions, including in post-conflict reconstruction

Resolution 2006/26

Follow-up to the Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

Resolution 2006/27

Strengthening international cooperation in preventing and combating trafficking in persons and protecting victims of such trafficking

Resolution 2006/28

International Permanent Observatory on Security Measures during Major Events

Resolution 2006/29

Crime prevention and criminal justice responses to violence against women and girls

Decision 2006/239

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its fifteenth session and provisional agenda and documentation for its sixteenth session

Decision 2006/240

Appointment of a member of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute

2005

General  Assembly

A/RES/60/175

Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

A/RES/60/176

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

A/RES/60/177

Follow-up to the Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

ECOSOC

Resolution 2005/14

Model bilateral agreement on the sharing of confiscated proceeds of crime or property covered by the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the United Nations Convention against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances of 1988

Resolution 2005/15

Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

Resolution 2005/16

Action against transnational organized crime: protection of witnesses

Resolution 2005/17

International cooperation in the fight against transnational organized crime

Resolution 2005/18

Action against corruption: assistance to States in capacity-building with a view to facilitating the entry into force and subsequent implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption

Resolution 2005/19

Strengthening international cooperation and technical assistance in promoting the implementation of the universal conventions and protocols related to terrorism within the framework of the activities of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Resolution 2005/20

Guidelines on Justice in Matters involving Child Victims and Witnesses of Crime

Resolution 2005/21

Strengthening the technical cooperation capacity of the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme in the area of the rule of law and criminal justice reform

Resolution 2005/22

Action to promote effective crime prevention

Resolution 2005/23

Strengthening reporting on crime

Decision 2005/247

Report of the Secretary-General on capital punishment and the safeguards guaranteeing protection of the rights of those facing the death penalty

Decision 2005/248

Round table for Africa: crime and drugs as impediments to security and development in Africa: strengthening the rule of law

Decision 2005/249

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its fourteenth session and provisional agenda and documentation for its fifteenth session

2004

General  Assembly

A/RES/59/151

Preparations for the Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

A/RES/59/152

Assistance to least developed countries to ensure their participation in the sessions of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice and the sessions of conferences of States parties

A/RES/59/153

Strengthening international cooperation and technical assistance in promoting the implementation of the universal conventions and protocols related to terrorism within the framework of the activities of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

A/RES/59/154

International cooperation in the prevention, combating and elimination of kidnapping and in providing assistance to victims

A/RES/59/155

Action against corruption: assistance to States in capacity-building with a view to facilitating the entry into force and subsequent implementation of the United Nations Convention against Corruption

A/RES/59/156

Preventing, combating and punishing trafficking in human organs

A/RES/59/157

International cooperation in the fight against transnational organized crime: assistance to States in capacity-building with a view to facilitating the implementation of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocols thereto

A/RES/59/158

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

A/RES/59/159

Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

ECOSOC

Resolution 2004/24

Establishment of an intergovernmental expert group to prepare a draft model bilateral agreement on disposal of confiscated proceeds of crime covered by the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the United Nations Convention against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances of 1988

Resolution 2004/25

The rule of law and development: strengthening the rule of law and the reform of criminal justice institutions, with emphasis on technical assistance, including in postconflict reconstruction

Resolution 2004/26

International cooperation in the prevention, investigation, prosecution and punishment of fraud, the criminal misuse and falsification of identity and related crimes

Resolution 2004/27

Guidelines on justice for child victims and witnesses of crime

Resolution 2004/28

United Nations standards and norms in crime prevention and criminal justice

Resolution 2004/29

Strengthening international cooperation and technical assistance in combating money-laundering

Resolution 2004/30

Second World Summit of Attorneys General and General Prosecutors, Chief Prosecutors and Ministers of Justice

Resolution 2004/31

Prevention of urban crime

Resolution 2004/32

Implementation of technical assistance projects in Africa by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Resolution 2004/33

Strengthening the technical cooperation capacity of the Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Resolution 2004/34

Protection against trafficking in cultural property

Resolution 2004/35

Combating the spread of HIV/AIDS in criminal justice pre-trial and correctional facilities

Decision 2004/242

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its thirteenth session and provisional agenda and documentation for its fourteenth session

Decision 2004/243

Appointment of members of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute

2003

General  Assembly

A/RES/58/4

United Nations Convention against Corruption

A/RES/58/135

International cooperation in the fight against transnational organized crime: assistance to States in capacity-building with a view to facilitating the implementation of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocols thereto

A/RES/58/136

Strengthening international cooperation and technical assistance in promoting the implementation of the universal conventions and protocols related to terrorism within the framework of the activities of the Centre for International Crime Prevention

A/RES/58/137

Strengthening international cooperation in preventing and combating trafficking in persons and protecting victims of such trafficking

A/RES/58/138

Preparations for the Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

A/RES/58/139

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

A/RES/58/140

Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

ECOSOC

Resolution 2003/24

Work of the Centre for International Crime Prevention, including the management of the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Fund

Resolution 2003/25

International cooperation, technical assistance and advisory services in crime prevention and criminal justice

Resolution 2003/26

Prevention of urban crime

Resolution 2003/27

Illicit trafficking in protected species of wild flora and fauna

Resolution 2003/28

International cooperation in the prevention, combating and elimination of kidnapping and in providing assistance to victims

Resolution 2003/29

Prevention of crimes that infringe on the cultural heritage of peoples in the form of movable property

Resolution 2003/30

United Nations standards and norms in crime prevention and criminal justice

Resolution 2003/31

Functioning of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

Decision 2003/233

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its twelfth session and provisional agenda and documentation for its thirteenth session

Decision 2003/234

Appointment of members of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute

2002

General  Assembly

A/RES/57/168

International cooperation in the fight against transnational organized crime: assistance to States in capacity-building with a view to facilitating the implementation of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocols thereto

A/RES/57/169

High-level political conference for the purpose of signing the United Nations convention against corruption

A/RES/57/170

Follow-up to the plans of action for the implementation of the Vienna Declaration on Crime and Justice: Meeting the Challenges of the Twenty-first Century

A/RES/57/171

Preparations for the Eleventh United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice

A/RES/57/172

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

A/RES/57/173

Strengthening the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

ECOSOC

Resolution 2002/12

Basic principles on the use of restorative justice programmes in criminal matters

Resolution 2002/13

Action to promote effective crime prevention

Resolution 2002/14

Promoting effective measures to deal with the issues of missing children and sexual abuse or exploitation of children

Resolution 2002/15

United Nations standards and norms in crime prevention and criminal justice

Resolution 2002/16

International cooperation in the prevention, combating and elimination of kidnapping and in providing assistance for the victims

Resolution 2002/17

International cooperation, technical assistance and advisory services in crime prevention and criminal justice

Resolution 2002/18

Illicit trafficking in protected species of wild flora and fauna

Resolution 2002/19

Strengthening international cooperation and technical assistance within the framework of the activities of the Centre for International Crime Prevention in preventing and combating terrorism

Decision 2002/238

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its eleventh session, provisional agenda and documentation for its twelfth session, and organization of work and themes for its future sessions

Decision 2002/239

Appointment of members of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute

CCPCJ

Resolution 11/1

Symposium entitled "Combating international terrorism: the contribution of the United Nations"

2001

General  Assembly

A/RES/56/119

Role, function, periodicity and duration of the United Nations congresses on the prevention of crime and the treatment of offenders

A/RES/56/120

Action against transnational organized crime: assistance to States in capacity-building with a view to facilitating the implementation of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocols thereto

A/RES/56/121

Combating the criminal misuse of information technologies

A/RES/56/122

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

A/RES/56/123

Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

A/RES/56/260

Terms of reference for the negotiation of an international legal instrument against corruption

A/RES/56/261

Plans of action for the implementation of the Vienna Declaration on Crime and Justice: Meeting the Challenges of the Twenty-first Century

ECOSOC

Resolution 2001/11

Action to promote effective community-based crime prevention

Resolution 2001/12

Illicit trafficking in protected species of wild flora and fauna

Resolution 2001/13

Strengthening international cooperation in preventing and combating the transfer of funds of illicit origin, derived from acts of corruption, including the
laundering of funds, and in returning such funds

Decision 2001/240

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its tenth session and provisional agenda and documentation for the eleventh session of the
Commission

2000

General  Assembly

A/RES/55/25

United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime

A/RES/55/59

Vienna Declaration on Crime and Justice: Meeting the Challenges of the Twenty-first Century

A/RES/55/60

Follow-up to the Tenth United Nations Congress on the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

A/RES/55/61

An effective international legal instrument against corruption

A/RES/55/62

United Nations African Institute for the Prevention of Crime and the Treatment of Offenders

A/RES/55/63

Combating the criminal misuse of information technologies

A/RES/55/64

Strengthening of the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme, in particular its technical cooperation capacity

A/RES/55/89

Torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment

A/RES/55/255

Protocol against the Illicit Manufacturing of and Trafficking in Firearms, Their Parts and Components and Ammunition, supplementing the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime

ECOSOC

Resolution 2000/14

Basic principles on the use of restorative justice programmes in criminal matters

Resolution 2000/15

Implementation of the Declaration of Basic Principles of Justice for Victims of Crime and Abuse of Power

Decision 2000/239

Report of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on its ninth session and provisional agenda and documentation for the tenth session of the commission

CCPCJ

Resolution 9/1

Strategic management by the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice of the United Nations Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Programme*