Working Groups established by the Conference of the Parties

Working Group on the Smuggling of Migrants

Working Group on Firearms

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

Working Group on Trafficking in Persons

  First session , Vienna, 14-15 April 2009

Working Group on International Cooperation

  • First session, Vienna, 11-12 October 2006; the session took place during the third session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Second session, Vienna, 8-10 October 2008; the session took place during the fourth session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Third session, Vienna, 20-21 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.

Working Group of Government Experts on Technical Assistance

  • First session, Vienna, 16-17 October 2006; the session took place during the third session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Second session, Vienna, 3-5 October 2007
  • Third session, Vienna, 15-16 October 2008; the session took place during the fourth session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Fourth session, Vienna, 1-2 October 2009
  • Fifth session, Vienna, 19-20 October 2010; the session took place during the fifth session of the Conference of the Parties.
  • Sixth session, Vienna, 17-18 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, 28-30 October 2013