October 2021

News

 

Meeting to share intelligence regarding new cocaine trafficking routes in Latin America


Representatives of the police forces of 14 Latin American countries met to exchange good practices and essential information on the situation of cocaine trafficking between both regions

 

Latin America and Europe cooperate to fight drug trafficking


The security forces of the European Union and Latin America exchange experiences through the Executive Secretariat of AMERIPOL and the ‘Support to AMERIPOL’ project

 

 

EL PAcCTO helps Ecuador to devise an action plan to address the prison crisis


The EU programme travelled to Quito to meet the country’s authorities after the prison emergency last September

 

Regional seminar on location, identification and confiscation of assets from crime


The activity led to the countries reaching an agreement to step up cooperation and coordination between police and prosecutors

 

 

EL PAcCTO organises a meeting between the Eurojust Delegation and the Eurojust Contact Points of Latin American countries


Lima was the chosen venue of a meeting to improve international legal cooperation in Latin America

 

Latin America and Europe address the problem of cryptocurrencies, cybercrime and money laundering


The contact points of the Uniting Europe and Latin America against Money Laundering (UELLA) and Cibel@ police networks, as well as of the CiberRed and the Working Group against money laundering of the Ibero-American Association of Public Ministries (AIAMP) discussed identified specific cases and improved capacities in matters of cryptocurrencies and money laundering

 

 

14 Latin American countries and the European Union explore new working methods to tackle human trafficking


The workshop brings together police officers and prosecutors belonging to cooperation networks specialised in this type of crime. They are committed to creating Joint Investigation Teams to identify and save the victims

 

Launch of the Higher Technical Institute of Penitentiary Education and Training in Paraguay


The new institute will train senior technicians in prison management and will open the doors to those interested in working in the country’s prisons

 

 

The struggle against money laundering in Central America and the Caribbean


With the support of EL PAcCTO, several Central American and Caribbean countries have come together to address the problem of the crime of money laundering in the region

 

Representatives of prosecutors and police meet to strengthen work networks against environmental crime


Opening the event, the European Union’s Ambassador to Mexico, Gautier Mignot, reaffirmed the EU’s commitment to environmental security to “protect all of humanity”

 

Technologies and challenges of the Prison System


Thirteen countries in Latin America have expressed particular interest in technologies that make it possible to control the activities and communications of imprisoned persons

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Agenda

08 November - 12 November

Annual Programme Meeting

PANAMA | PROGRAM ANNUAL CONFERENCE |