Remarks at the Security Council meeting on destruction and trafficking of cultural heritage by terrorist groups and in situations of armed conflict (VTC)
17/03/2017 - Remarks at the closing of the 60th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
16/03/2017 - Remarks at the INCB Side Event on "The need for proportionality: State responses to drug-related offences"
16/03/2017 - Remarks at the side event on the "Project on Prevention and Rehabilitation of Youth against Drug Abuse in Egypt"
15/03/2017 - Remarks at the Security Council Ministerial Open Debate on Trafficking in Persons in Conflict Situations: Forced labour, slavery and other similar practices (VTC)
15/03/2017 - Remarks at the special side event on "International Standards for the Treatment of Drug Use Disorders - Each person counts, leaving no one behind"
15/03/2017 - Remarks at the side event on "The new response to drug demand reduction in Argentina"
14/03/2017 - Remarks at the high-level panel discussion on "Human Security and the Rule of Law: Alternative Development's Contribution to the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development"
13/03/2017 - Remarks at the special event on "The Post-conflict Stage in Colombia and the Strategies to Address Illicit Crops"
13/03/2017 - Remarks at the high-level side event on "United Nations and Shanghai Cooperation Organization in the fight against drugs: common threats and joint actions"
13/03/2017 - Remarks at the opening of the 60th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
Remarks at the launch of the 2016 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons
20/12/2016 - Remarks at the UN Security Council High Level Open Debate on Trafficking in Persons in Conflict Situations
19/12/2016 - Remarks at the UN Security Council debate on the situation in Afghanistan
Remarks at the CND & CCPCJ special event on the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development
25/11/2016 - Remarks at the 8th meeting of the Steering Committee of the Regional Programme for South Eastern Europe
23/11/2016 - Remarks at the Pontifical Academy of Sciences workshop on Narcotics: problems and solutions of this global issue
17/11/2016 - Remarks at the Hanoi Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade
07/11/2016 - Remarks at the UN Security Council debate on peace operations - facing asymmetric threats (in French)
Remarks at the Special Event on Countering Human Trafficking: Universal Ratification of the Palermo Convention
25/10/2016 - Remarks of the UNOV Director-General on UN Staff Day
21/10/2016 - Statement at the closing of the 8th session of the COP to UNTOC
17/10/2016 - Remarks on countering trafficking in persons - contributing to a Global Compact on Migration
17/10/2016 - Remarks on strengthening criminal justice responses to the phenomenon of terrorists benefiting from links with transnational organized crime
17/10/2016 - Remarks at the opening of the 8th session of the Conference of the Parties to UNTOC
13/10/2016 - Remarks at the OSCE event on UNGASS 2016: road map for tackling the world drug problem
07/10/2016 - Statement to the Third Committee, 71st session of the UNGA
05/10/2016 - Remarks at the Brussels Conference on Afghanistan
Remarks at High-Level Event on "Protecting Cultural Heritage - An Imperative for Humanity"
19/09/2016 - Remarks at the UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants Round table VI
19/09/2016 - Remarks at the launch of the Regional Programme for West Africa
19/09/2016 - Remarks at the opening of the UN Summit for Refugees and Migrants
Remarks on countering foreign terrorist fighters: national experience and international cooperation
25/07/2016 - Remarks of the UNODC Executive Director at event marking the 2016 World Day Against Trafficking in Persons
05/07/2016 - Remarks at the OSCE meeting of the Group of Friends on SSR
Remarks at the launch of the World Drug Report 2016
10/06/2016 - Remarks at the Fifty-Ninth session of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
06/06/2016 - Remarks at high-level meeting on wildlife crime
03/06/2016 - Remarks at the UN COPS Session on a Connected World: Global Criminal Challenges and UN Peace Operations
Remarks at the launch of the inter-agency guidance note on security sector reform and transnational organized crime
25/05/2016 - Remarks on introducing EU and UNODC Cooperation to Prevent and Combat Trafficking in Persons and the Smuggling of Migrants: Introducing GLO.ACT
24/05/2016 - Remarks at the launch of the first World Wildlife Crime Report
23/05/2016 - Remarks on the UNODC-INTERPOL Joint Action Plan: Making a Strategic Global Partnership Operational
23/05/2016 - Remarks on the Global Threat of Trafficking in Cultural Property: Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Responses
23/05/2016 - Remarks at the opening of the 25th session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
18/05/2016 - Remarks on UNGASS 2016 at the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum plenary session
18/05/2016 - Remarks at the St. Petersburg International Legal Forum plenary session on "Trust in Law"
09/05/2016 - Remarks at the launch of the Regional Programme for the Arab States (2016-2021)
06/05/2016 - Remarks on the Palermo Convention against transnational organized crime: the legacy of Giovanni Falcone
Remarks at UNGASS interactive multi-stakeholder round table 5: alternative development
21/04/2016 - Remarks at UNGASS interactive multi-stakeholder round table 4: Cross-cutting issues
20/04/2016 - Remarks at side event on alternative development: new approaches and key elements for the post-UNGASS framework
19/04/2016 - Remarks at side event on a coordinated regional response to drug production, trafficking and use in the Mekong
19/04/2016 - Remarks at the launch for Listen FIRST
19/04/2016 - Remarks at the opening of the UN General Assembly Special Session on the world drug problem
18/04/2016 - Remarks at the High-level Opening of the Civil Society Forum in Preparation for UNGASS 2016
08/04/2016 - Remarks at the High-Level Segment of the Conference on Preventing Violent Extremism
Remarks at the CND side event on Roads to recovery: Quality standards for the treatment of drug use disorders
15/03/2016 - Remarks at the CND side event on alternatives to imprisonment and proportionate responses for drug offences
15/03/2016 - Remarks at the CND side event on alternative development: framing the post-UNGASS agenda
14/03/2016 - Remarks at the Special Segment of the 59th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
Remarks at the high-level side event on the subject of cultural rights and the protection of cultural heritage especially in armed conflict situations
18/02/2016 - Statement to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean at the High-Level Debate on political perspectives and political developments in the Mediterranean
10/02/2016 - Remarks at the Informal Interactive Stakeholder Consultation for the UNGASS
09/02/2016 - Special High Level Event: In Stronger Partnership and Coordination to Stop Human Trafficking: Eradicating Modern-Day Slavery through Sustainable Development
08/02/2016 - Annual Parliamentary Hearing: "The world drug problem: taking stock and strengthening the global response"
Remarks at the UN Security Council thematic debate on "Trafficking in Persons in Situations of Conflict: ISIL and Beyond"
15/12/2015 - Remarks at the Launch of the UNODC Global Programme on Building Effective Networks Against Transnational Organized Crime
15/12/2015 - Remarks at the opening of the Paris Pact Policy Meeting
14/12/2015 - Remarks at the High Level Meeting of Partners for Afghanistan and Neighbouring Countries
08/12/2015 - Remarks at the 2015 Scientific Consultation
Remarks at the LDC Conference 2015: Operationalizing ISID for LDCs: "The path to graduation and beyond"
26/11/2015 - Remarks at the launch of Drug Money: the illicit proceeds of opiates trafficked on the Balkans route
09/11/2015 - Opening remarks at the High Level Regional Conference on Tourism and Security
05/11/2015 - Remarks at the special event on partnerships to curtail corruption in the Pacific
04/11/2015 - Remarks at the special event on "Public-private partnership and the fight against corruption"
04/11/2015 - Remarks at the Anti-Corruption Academic Initiative side event "Combatting Corruption Through Education"
03/11/2015 - Remarks at the special event on "Countering corruption and the implementation of Agenda 2030 and the SDGs"
03/11/2015 - Remarks at the special event on "Addressing the nexus between illegal wildlife and forestry trades and corruption"
03/11/2015 - Remarks at the special event on "Practice of public-private partnership in anti-corruption"
02/11/2015 - Remarks at the opening of the Sixth Session of the Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Convention against Corruption
Remarks at the 133rd IPU Assembly, panel discussion on "Parliamentary action in meeting international commitments to counter terrorism"
14/10/2015 - Remarks at the presentation of the 2015 Afghanistan opium survey
09/10/2015 - Statement to the Third Committee, 70th Session of the UN General Assembly
08/10/2015 - Remarks at the UNODC/PAM regional workshop on challenges posed by a preventative criminal justice response to terrorism and foreign terrorist fighters
02/10/2015 - Remarks at high-level briefing on the preparations for the UNGASS on the world drug problem
01/10/2015 - Remarks at the high-level thematic debate on "Maintenance of international peace and security"
Remarks at the high-level side event on strengthening cooperation on migration and refugee movements in the perspective of the new development agenda
27/09/2015 - Remarks at the high-level event on protecting cultural heritage
27/09/2015 - Remarks at interactive dialogue 5: Building effective, accountable and inclusive institutions to achieve sustainable development
17/09/2015 - Remarks at the UN Security Council debate on the situation in Afghanistan
Remarks at the launch of the World Drug Report 2015
23/06/2015 - Remarks at the Sixth International Meeting of High-Level Representatives in charge of security issues
11/06/2015 - Statement for the Fifty-eighth session of the Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
08/06/2015 - Remarks to the UN Youth and Students Association of Austria - Global Advancement Programme
02/06/2015 - Remarks at the 32nd International Drug Enforcement Conference
Remarks at the closing of the 24th session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
19/05/2015 - Remarks at the side event on the United Nations Voluntary Trust Fund for Victims of Trafficking in Persons - looking ahead
18/05/2015 - Remarks at the side event on strengthening criminal justice responses to the phenomenon of foreign terrorist fighters
18/05/2015 - Remarks at the side event on protecting migrants at sea and addressing the smuggling of migrants: the Italian experience
18/05/2015 - Remarks at the opening of the 24th session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
Remarks at the Second Moscow Anti-Drug Ministerial Conference on "The Impact of Drugs on Global Security and Sustainable Development"
21/04/2015 - Remarks at the high-level panel discussion on the use of evaluation in evidence-based policy making
19/04/2015 - Closing remarks at the 13th Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
15/04/2015 - Remarks at the High-Level Special Event on countering narcotics trafficking on the high seas in the Indian Ocean
15/04/2015 - Remarks at the High-Level Special Event "Towards universal implementation of the UNCAC: The Institutional Integrity Initiative and the implementation review mechanism"
15/04/2015 - UNODC/ICSS special event "Global data-sharing for effective investigation and prosecution in match-fixing cases: taking it from the locker room into the hands of law enforcement"
14/04/2015 - Remarks at the High-Level Special Event on strengthening national and international cooperation in preventing and countering terrorist financing
14/04/2015 - Remarks at the High-Level Special Event on UN Rule of Law Assistance in Conflict- and Post-Conflict Settings: The Global Focal Point Arrangement
14/04/2015 - Remarks at the High-Level Panel at Workshop 2 on trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants
14/04/2015 - Remarks at the High-Level Special Event for the UN Trust Fund for Victims of Trafficking in Persons
13/04/2015 - Remarks at the High-Level Special Event on Wildlife and Forest Crime: A Serious Crime
13/04/2015 - Remarks at the High-Level Special Event on the Rule of Law, Human Rights and the Post-2015 Agenda
12/04/2015 - Remarks at the 13th Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
Joining forces in the fight against corruption: the importance of strengthening public-private partnerships
17/03/2015 - Remarks at the closing of the 58th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
10/03/2015 - Remarks at the special event on "Each person counts: Treating drug dependent people with respect"
10/03/2015 - Remarks at the side event on "Reassessing alternative development in the UNGASS 2016 process"
10/03/2015 - Observations à l'occasion de la réunion sur "La lutte contre le trafic et la consommation de drogues en Afrique de l'Ouest: résultats, difficultés et priorités nouvelles"
09/03/2015 - Remarks at the Civil Society Hearing
09/03/2015 - Remarks at the opening of the Special Segment on UNGASS preparations at the 58 th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
04/03/2015 - Remarks at the Inter-Agency Meeting on the Travelling of Irregular Migrants by Sea
Statement at the 4th Euro-African Ministerial Conference on Migration and Development
24/11/2014 - Remarks at the launch of the 2014 Global Report on Trafficking in Persons
12/11/2014 - Remarks at the presentation of the Afghanistan Opium Survey 2014
05/11/2014 - Remarks at the side event at the 2nd UN Conference on LLDCs: Briefing on the preparations by the CND for UNGASS 2016
Remarks at the opening of the Global Consultation on HIV Prevention, Treatment, Care and Support in Prison Settings
10/10/2014 - Remarks at the opening of the VNGOC Civil Society Hearing during the 69th meeting of the 3rd Committee
09/10/2014 - Remarks at the High-Level Side Event on the 13th UN Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
09/10/2014 - Address to the Third Committee, 69 th Session of the UN General Assembly
06/10/2014 - Remarks at side event on "Giovanni Falcone, Paolo Borsellino and anti-mafia commitment. A lesson of freedom and democracy"
06/10/2014 - Remarks at the opening of the 7th session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime
Remarks at the ceremony for the 35th anniversary of the Vienna International Centre
09/09/2014 - Remarks at the Maritime Crime Programme event: "Success of the Piracy Prosecution Model: a Blueprint to End Impunity at Sea"
Remarks at the 5th meeting of the Steering Committee of the UNODC Regional Programme for South Eastern Europe
26/06/2014 - Statement at the Special Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs 26 June 2014
25/06/2014 - Statement to the UN Security Council on Afghanistan
23/06/2014 - Special Address to the G-77 on the Post-Santa Cruz Follow-up
12/06/2014 - Statement at the 57th Session of Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space
09/06/2014 - The Emergence of the Middle East and the Emergence of Global Challenges
Assessment of the drug control situation by UNODC - 110th session of the INCB
22/05/2014 - Remarks at the High-Level Donor Conference to support Transnational Crime Units under the West Africa Coast Initiative
15/05/2014 - Remarks at the ministerial meeting on the fight against drugs, Moscow (in Russian)
13/05/2014 - Remarks at the special event on "Global Community United To Address Wildlife and Forest Crime"
12/05/2014 - Remarks at the opening of the 23rd session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
Remarks at the Open Briefing of the Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate to the UN Member States
24/04/2014 - Remarks at the UN General Assembly Thematic Debate on "Ensuring Stable and Peaceful Societies", panel discussion II: strengthening national institutions towards achieving sustainable development
24/04/2014 - Remarks on the contribution of justice and corrections components to the peace and security agenda throughout the different phases of a peace operation
07/04/2014 - Remarks at the launch of the UNODC Regional Programme in support of the CARICOM Crime and Security Strategy
Remarks at side event on coordinated efforts to increase access to controlled drugs for medical purposes
19/03/2014 - Remarks at side event on drug trafficking and consumption in West Africa
18/03/2014 - Remarks at the Third Steering Committee Meeting of the Regional Programme for Afghanistan and Neighbouring Countries
17/03/2014 - Remarks at the Tripartite Afghanistan, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan (AKT) Ministerial Review Meeting
17/03/2014 - Remarks at side event on addressing drug trafficking and use in the Greater Mekong Sub-Region: 20 years of partnership
14/03/2014 - Remarks at the Triangular Initiative Ministerial meeting
13/03/2014 - High-level briefing on the conclusions of the Third Informal Civil Society Hearing and the 2014 Scientific Consultation
13/03/2014 - Remarks at the High-level Review of the Implementation of the Political Declaration and Plan of Action on International Cooperation towards an Integrated and Balanced Strategy to Counter the World Drug Problem
12/03/2014 - Remarks at the Third Informal Civil Society Hearing
12/03/2014 - Remarks at the Youth Forum
11/03/2014 - Remarks at the 2014 Scientific Consultation
06/03/2014 - Remarks at the UNWTO African Tourism Ministers meeting on anti-poaching
05/03/2014 - Remarks at the launch of UNODC/UNWTO/UNESCO campaign on tourism and organized crime
Remarks at the UN Security Council Meeting on Peace and Security in Africa: Drug trafficking in Sahel and West Africa (in French)
12/12/2013 - Remarks at the inter-agency meeting to launch 'Networking the Networks'
Remarks at the special event on safeguarding against corruption in the context of sporting and other major public events
26/11/2013 - Remarks at the special event on the Stolen Asset Recovery Initiative - seven years of international efforts in support of the recovery of stolen assets
25/11/2013 - Remarks at the opening of the 5th Session of the Conference of the States Parties to the UN Convention against Corruption
24/11/2013 - Remarks at the closing ceremony of the 7th Annual Conference and General Meeting of International Association of Anti-Corruption Authorities
15/11/2013 - Remarks at the Bangkok Dialogue on the Rule of Law: Investing in the Rule of Law, Justice and Security for the Post 2015 Development Agenda
14/11/2013 - Remarks at the launch of the UNODC Regional Programme for Southeast Asia 2014-2017
06/11/2013 - Remarks at gala event in support of the United Nations Trust Fund for Victims of Human Trafficking
Address to the Third Committee, 68th Session of the UN General Assembly
09/10/2013 - Remarks at the Meeting of the OSCE Forum for Security Co-Operation and Permanent Council on challenges linked to Afghanistan after 2014
04/10/2013 - Remarks at the 68th UN General Assembly side event on human rights at international borders
03/10/2013 - Remarks at the 68th UN General Assembly High-Level Dialogue on International Migration and Development
Remarks at the 68th UN General Assembly side event on poaching and illicit wildlife trafficking - a multidimensional crime and growing challenge to the international community
25/09/2013 - Remarks at the 68th UN General Assembly side event on the role for anti-corruption and governance: looking to 2015 and beyond
09/09/2013 - Remarks at the 18th Annual Conference of the International Association of Prosecutors
Remarks at the ECOSOC panel discussion on the Vienna-based Commissions and the importance of drug control, crime prevention and criminal justice in the context of the post 2015 development agenda, including the issue of human trafficking
03/07/2013 - Remarks at the International Meeting of High-Level Officials Responsible for Security Matters
Remarks at the Special Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs on the launch of the World Drug Report 2013
25/06/2013 - Remarks at the OSCE Alliance against Trafficking in Persons
05/06/2013 - Remarks at the 30th Annual International Drug Enforcement Conference (Moscow)
Remarks at the International Workshop on Combating Trafficking in Human Beings (Minsk)
13/05/2013 - Remarks at the UN General Assembly High Level Meeting on Improving the coordination of efforts against trafficking in persons
Remarks at the Second Regional Symposium on Drug Control and Information Exchange
25/04/2013 - Remarks at the Third Annual High-Level Anti-Corruption Conference for G20 Governments and Business
23/04/2013 - Remarks at the "Wildlife and Forest Crime - A transnational Organized Crime" Event at the CCPCJ
23/04/2013 - Remarks at the Opening of the Exhibition "100 Reflections Out of Sorrow" in remembrance and support of the victims of terrorism
22/04/2013 - Opening Remarks at the Twenty-Second Session of the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice
18:04/2013 - Remarks to the Permanent Council on the prospects of future cooperation between UNODC and OSCE
Remarks at the high-level international conference on counter-terrorism
15/03/2013 - Remarks at the closing of the 56th Session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs
14/03/2013 - Remarks on the Tambling Indonesian Nature Conservation based Post-Rehabilitation Programme
12/03/2013 - Remarks at the CND Side Event on Alternative Development and Livelihoods in Myanmar
11/03/2013 - Remarks at the Side Event: EU Drug Strategy (Side-event, CND)
11/03/2013 - Opening remarks at the 56th Session of the CND
06/03/2013 - Remarks at the briefing to Member States (donors) on the Regional Programme for South Eastern Europe
Remarks at the UNODC Conference on the Illicit Trafficking of Fraudulent Medicines
12/02/2013 - Remarks at the Presentation to Member States of the Global Report on Trafficking in Persons 2012
18/12/2012 - Message on International Migrants Day 2012
07/12/2012 - Message on International Anti-Corruption Day 2012
30/11/2012 - Message on World AIDS Day 2012
12/11/2012 - Remarks at the OSCE Conference on Strengthening Regional Co-operation, Criminal Justice Institutions and Rule of Law Capacities to Prevent and Combat Terrorism and Radicalization that Leads to Terrorism
12/06/2012 - Remarks at the Townhall Meeting with Ambassadors
End of Year Message to Staff
19/12/2011 - Speech at the Town hall Meeting with Staff
18/12/2011 - Statement on International Migrants Day
12/12/2011 - Remarks at the Joint Session of the CND and CCPCJ
11/12/2011 - Speech at the 4 th World Policy Conference
09/12/2011 - Statement on International Anti-Corruption Day
23/11/2011 - Security Council Briefing on Emerging Threats
30/06/ 2011 - Global Container Control Programme, Panama City
23/06/2011 - Launch of the World Drug Report
10/05/2011 - Le trafic transatlantique de cocaïne
12/04/2011 - Briefing to Member States on Somali Piracy
09/11/2010 - Security Council Briefing on Piracy
05/10/2010 - Enhancing Global Security: A Shared Responsibility
22/09/2010 - Development Needs Security to Succeed
13/09/2010 - Address to all UNODC and UNOV Staff