Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime

Working groups and intergovernmental meetings

Working Group on Trafficking in Persons

 

Working Group on the Smuggling of Migrants

 

Working Group on Firearms

 

Working Group on International Cooperation

  • First session, Vienna, 11 and 12 October 2006; the session took place during the third session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Second session, Vienna, 8 to 10 October 2008; the session took place during the fourth session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Third session, Vienna, 20 and 21 October 2010, the session took place during the fifth session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Fourth session, Vienna, 15, 16 and 18 October 2012;  the session took place during the sixth session of the Conference of the Parties. A joint discussion on cultural property by the Working Group on Technical Assistance and the Working Group on International Cooperation took place on 18 October 2012.
  • Fifth session, Vienna, 8 and 9 October 2014; the session took place during the seventh session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Sixth session, Vienna, 27 and 28 October 2015
  • Seventh session of the Working Group on International Cooperation took place from 19 to 21 October 2016 during the eighth session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Eighth session of the Working Group on International Cooperation, to take place from 9 to 13 October 2017.

 

Working Group of Government Experts on Technical Assistance

  • First session, Vienna, 16 and 17 October 2006; the session took place during the third session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Second session, Vienna, 3 to 5 October 2007
  • Third session, Vienna, 15 and 16 October 2008; the session took place during the fourth session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Fourth session, Vienna, 1 and 2 October 2009
  • Fifth session, Vienna, 19 and 20 October 2010; the session took place during the fifth session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Sixth session, Vienna, 17 and 18 October 2012; the session took place during the sixth session of the Conference of the Parties. A joint discussion on cultural property by the Working Group on Technical Assistance and the Working Group on International Cooperation took place on 18 October 2012.
  • Seventh session, Vienna, 28 to 30 October 2013
  • Eight session, Vienna, 6 and 7 October 2014; the session took place during the seventh session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Ninth session of the Working Group of Government Experts on Technical Assistance took place from 17 to 19 October 2016 during the eighth session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Tenth session of the Working Group of Government Experts on Technical Assistance to take place from 9 to 13 October 2017.

 

Working Group on the Review of the Implementation of the Organized Crime Convention and the Protocols Thereto

Additional information regarding the review of the implementation of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocols thereto  

 

Open-ended Intergovernmental Meeting to Explore All Options Regarding an Appropriate and Effective Review Mechanism for UNTOC and the Protocols thereto

 

Open-ended intergovernmental meeting for the purpose of defining the specific procedures and rules for the functioning of the review mechanism for the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime and the Protocols thereto