- North Macedonia: Advancing the CBRN National Action Plan, Regional Cooperation and Strategic PlanningSkopje, North Macedonia -
The United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute (UNICRI) is delighted to announce the successful completion of its first regional training program on "Counter-Proliferation Financing International Norms and Sanctions." This intensive 5-day program took place in Singapore from October 23 to 27, 2023.
The Regional Secretariat for Central Asia of the EU’s Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Risk Mitigation Centres of Excellence (CoE) achieved another significant milestone by successfully organizing the 19th Round Table Meeting of the CBRN CoE National Focal Points for Central Asia on October 20th, 2023, in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The meeting brought together a distinguished gathering of experts and key stakeholders to engage in dynamic discussion on critical CBRN threat-related issues.
What is SIRIO?
In 2016, UNICRI developed the Knowledge Center “Security Improvements through Research, Technology and Innovation" (SIRIO) in Geneva. The Center collaborates with a diverse range of partners, including industry and research institutions (from both the public and private sectors) as well as governmental and intergovernmental entities.
The primary purpose of SIRIO is to analyse and promote knowledge and technology-based solutions aimed at addressing emerging security risks.