Between November 13 and 15, 2018, director of CARICC, G.Pustovitov took part in the meeting of the Expert Working Group of the Paris Pact Initiative on Regional Cooperation, hosted by the Secretariat of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) in Beijing, China.
The event drew together 60 delegates at the level of leaders and senior officials from 18 countries and 10 international organizations.
During the three-day meeting, delegates discussed advanced methods to dismantle international drug trafficking in the world and combating cross-border drug-related crime and exchanged information on best practices.
Towards conclusion of the event, the expert working group of the Paris Pact Initiative on Regional Cooperation identified priority recommendations for all participants.
It was recommended that regional and international law enforcement organizations/centres such as JPC, CARICC, SELEC and others strengthen cooperation between each other within the UNODC Networking the Networks initiative with the purpose of attaining significant results in combating illicit drug trafficking.