<em>Ghada Waly</em> <br /><em>Executive Director</em> <br /><em>United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime</em>
Ghada Waly
Executive Director
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
Watch Ms. Waly's video message on ICSANT here.

"The risk of nuclear and other radioactive material falling into the wrong hands and being used for terrorist or other criminal purposes is one of the greatest challenges of our time. All States need to establish robust and sustainable legal frameworks to counter this threat. ICSANT is an essential tool at the disposal of UN Member States to strengthen their criminal justice systems, and effectively prevent and combat acts of nuclear terrorism.

For nearly two decades, UNODC has been at the forefront of efforts to promote universalization and effective implementation of the counter-terrorism international legal instruments, including ICSANT. We stand ready to continue to provide tailor-made technical and legal assistance towards these aims.”


Effective incorporation of ICSANT’s requirements into national legislation helps to ensure, among other things, that there is no safe haven for those committing the offences established by the convention. more


The series of webinars aims to strengthen the capacity of practitioners from UN Member States in detecting and responding to the threat of non-State actors acquiring...more



For more information, please contact: unodc-icsant@un.org