Transnational Organized Crime

Course

Self-paced e-learning

UN Partner

Offered by

United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

Course details

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Length
90 min.
Effort
30 min per day
Level
Introductory
Intermediate
Advanced
Language
English
French
Spanish
Region
World
Venue
online
Certificate
Yes
Price
free

Course summary

This self-paced module focuses on understanding organized crime, organized criminal groups and provisions of UN convention on organized crime. It also focuses on the social and criminal justice responses to organized crime, including law enforcement tools and prosecution strategies.

About this course

This self-paced module focuses on understanding organized crime, organized criminal groups and provisions of UN convention on organized crime. It also focuses on the social and criminal justice responses to organized crime, including law enforcement tools and prosecution strategies.

Target audience

Member State officials on international security threats such as transnational organized crime, terrorism, illicit drugs, trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants, wildlife and forest crime, cybercrime as well as provide training on border control, intelligence analysis, gender issues, anti-corruption, HIV/AIDS and human rights.

Learning objectives

On completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Characterize what is an organized crime and its implications
  • Discuss provisions of UN Convention on Organized Crime
  • Discuss the tools that are available to fight against the organized crime, including law enforcement tools and prosecution strategies