In response to requests by Member States for specialised capacity-building assistance, UNODC has developed in-depth expertise in a range of thematic areas essential for effective counterterrorism responses.
International cooperation is essential to combat terrorism involving recruitment, weapons procurement, and cross-border communications, and the United Nations aids this cooperation by providing technical assistance, network upgrades, and tools to support international efforts in counter-terrorism. Read more>
UNODC supports Member States by raising awareness, aiding legislative development, capacity-building, and enhancing international cooperation to combat CBRN terrorism. Read more>
Terrorist groups exploit and recruit the socio-economically vulnerable. We work with Member States to support them with responses to prevent crime, including violent extremist leading to terrorism. Read more>
UNODC provides crucial technical assistance in developing and implementing these strategies, considering a whole-of-government approach, civil society involvement, and gender-sensitive, non-stereotypical responses to terrorism. Read more>