Multilateral Relations

Multilateralism at Work | EU-UNODC Cooperation

30/05/2019 - 19:38

EU-UN 40 Years TOGETHER in Vienna

Multilateralism at Work

EU-UNODC Cooperation in promoting peace, justice and strong institutions in rules-based international order to tackle drug trafficking, organized crime, corruption and terrorism worldwide.

UNODC is a global leader and an important partner for the EU in the fight against illicit drugs and transnational organised crime. The Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) and the Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (CCPCJ) are UN policy-making bodies and guide international action in the related fields. The EU cooperates with UNODC in broad range of geographical and thematic areas, such as GLO.ACT and the EU Cocaine Route Programme (CRIMJUST and AIRCOP), which contribute to the achievement of the SDGs relevant to the Commissions, in particular goals 3, 5, 6 and 8, 10 and 16.


… and UNODC cooperate in 24 ongoing projects around the world.

… is a State Party to the Conventions against Corruption and Transnational Crime in its own right and has ratified all Protocols thereto on behalf of its Member States.