2019 Regional Preparatory Meetings

As recommended by the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, as the preparatory body of the Fourteenth Congress, the General Assembly adopted resolution 72/192, entitled "Follow-up to the Thirteenth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice and preparations for the Fourteenth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice", the Assembly urged participants in the regional preparatory meetings to examine the substantive items on the agenda and the topics of the workshops of the Fourteenth Congress and to make action-oriented recommendations to serve as a basis for the draft recommendations and conclusions for consideration by the Congress.

Asia and the Pacific, Bangkok/Thailand, 22-24 January 2019, Documents

Latin America and the Caribbean, Santiago/Chile, 5-7 February 2019, Documents

Western Asia, Beirut/Lebanon, 26-28 March 2019, Documents

Africa, Addis Ababa/Ethiopia, 9-11 April 2019, Documents

Europe, Vienna/Austria, 23-25 April 2019, Documents


- Participation in the regional preparatory meetings is by invitation only.

- As part of the secretariat's efforts to reduce expenditure and support endeavours to limit environmental impact through the digitalization of conference materials and publications, pre-session documents will be available at the conference venue in limited number. Participants are therefore kindly requested to bring their (electronic or hard) copies of the pre-session documents to the meetings.


Introductory presentations by the Secretariat

- Agenda Item 4. ( PDF )

- Agenda Item 5.(a) ( PDF )

- Agenda Item 5.(b) ( PDF )

- Agenda Item 5.(c) ( PDF )

- Agenda Item 5.(d) ( PDF )

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