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

Pursuant to article 32 of the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime, a Conference of the Parties to the Convention was established to improve the capacity of States Parties to combat transnational organized crime and to promote and review the implementation of this Convention.

Regular sessions of the Conference                                                     

Seventh session, Vienna, 6-10 October 2014, Documents

Sixth session, Vienna, 15-19 October 2012, Documents - Report

Fifth session, Vienna, 18-22 October 2010, Documents - Report

Fourth session, Vienna, 08-17 October 2008, Documents - Report

Third session, Vienna, 09-18 October 2006, Documents - Report

Second session, Vienna, 10-21 October 2005, Documents - Report

First session, Vienna, 28 June - 09 July 2004, DocumentsReport

 

The Conference has established five working groups which focus on specific areas of its work. Information on all working groups and their documentation may be found here:

Working groups established by the Conference of the Parties

 Meetings in 2015

  • Third session of the Working Group on Firearms, Vienna, 9 June 2015
  • First session of the Open-ended Intergovernmental Meeting to Explore All Options Regarding an Appropriate and Effective Review Mechanism for UNTOC and the Protocols thereto, Vienna, 28-30 September 2015
  • Sixth session of the Working Group on Trafficking in Persons, Vienna, 16-18 November 2015
  • Third session of the Working Group on the Smuggling of Migrants, Vienna, 18-20 November 2015

 

Background information

Rules of Procedure for the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime: English - French - Spanish - Russian - Arabic - Chinese

Conference Resolutions and Decisions

Important information about the submission of credentials

Participation of intergovernmental organizations

Participation of non-governmental organizations 

Contact us

Secretariat of the Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime
Conference Support Section
Organized Crime and Illicit Trafficking Branch
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
P.O. Box 500
A-1400 Vienna
E-mail: untoc.cop@unodc.org    Fax: +43 1 26060 73957