Global launch of the INCB 2014 Report
The International Narcotics Control Board (INCB) 2014 Annual Report is being launched on 3 March. This year the Report sheds light on a balanced approach to the world drug problem, ensuring availability of medicine to everyone, including in emergency and conflict situations, while reducing illicit use of narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances.
'It's a crime': Cybercrime
Did you know that cybercrime affects 14 people every second? Cybercrime is one of the fastest growing transnational organized crimes. It takes the form of identity-related offences, infringement of copyright and intellectual property rights, child pornography and abuse. The need to protect citizens around the world from cybercrime is greater than ever.
The rule of law: what does it mean to you?
Let us know what the rule of law means to you by posting a short video clip or a photo on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter using the hashtag #myruleoflaw. You can also send it to crimecongress[at]unvienna.org if you want us to upload it to the official Crime Congress platforms.
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