28 JUNE 2019, BUCAREST – Regarding organised crime and corruption – a cross-border approach

Direct collaboration between people and institutions, the protection of witnesses and the right to be informed, combating organised crime – for us, Funky Citizens, all of these ideas are scratching that part of our minds that makes us civically fit. Organised crime and corruption are persistent and must be fought through innovation and collaboration beyond Read more about 28 JUNE 2019, BUCAREST – Regarding organised crime and corruption – a cross-border approach[…]

25 Juin 2019, Bruxelles – Table Ronde: Les Mafias en Belgique: cliché ou véritable présence ?

À l’occasion de la Présentation du rapport “Perception de la criminalité organisée et de la corruption en Europe dans le cadre du projet «Libera Idee» promu par l’association Libera Contro le Mafie , l’association BASTA!  organise une table ronde publique sur le thème: Les Mafias en Belgique: cliché ou véritable présence ? 2éme rencontre On a tendance à relier le Read more about 25 Juin 2019, Bruxelles – Table Ronde: Les Mafias en Belgique: cliché ou véritable présence ?[…]

UN Disarmament Week

“The adoption of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was a defining moment for global efforts to prevent, combat and eradicate the illicit arms trade: the Agenda included a specific target to significantly reduce illicit arms flows by 2030.” — UN Secretary-General’s report   The annual observance of Disarmament Week, which kicks off on the Read more about UN Disarmament Week[…]

Criminal networks involved in the trafficking and exploitation of underage victims in the EU

This report is produced in the framework of the EU Policy Cycle for organised and serious international crime. The Justice and Home Affairs Council defined its priorities for 2018-2021 based on Europol’s Serious and Organised Crime Threat Assessment (SOCTA), released in March 2017. Trafficking in human beings (THB) is one of the identified crime priorities Read more about Criminal networks involved in the trafficking and exploitation of underage victims in the EU[…]