The attached report of the Board of Trustees of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute contains information on activities undertaken by the Institute and was prepared pursuant to a decision of the Board taken at its meeting held on 26 – 26 October 2016 to report to the Economic and Social Council, through the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, on the work of the Institute, in accordance with the Statute of the Institute (Council Resolution 1989/56, annex).
The Report of the Board of Trustees summarizes the work completed during 2016 and is organized in the following four thematic areas:
Security governance and counter-terrorism
Crime and Justice
Training and advanced education
Knowledge collection, exchange and dissemination
Management of the United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute
The programme of work of UNICRI is delivered through the UNICRI Headquarters in Turin and an extended network of offices including a liaison office in Rome and project offices in Geneva and Brussels, and the Centres of Excellence on Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear (CBRN) Risks Mitigation in Algiers, Amman, Manila Nairobi, Rabat, Tashkent and Tbilisi.