requires signatories to the Convention to provide written
The Majlis first approved UNTOC
membership in January, with qualifications.
In January 2018, the Iranian parliament approved a bill to join the UNTOC
; however, the government did not ratify it.
United Nations Convention against Transnational Organised Crime (UNTOC
) 2000, 2225 UNTS 209, adopted 15 November 2000, entered into force 29 September 2003.
The United Nations connects the protocols of CITES to a convention under the mandate of the UN Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC), the UN Convention on Transnational Organized Crime (UNTOC
The Palermo Convention is the UN Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (UNTOC
), opened for signature during an international conference held in 2000 in the Italian city of Palermo, the capital of the Mediterranean island of Sicily and home to the Sicilian Mafia, one Italy's main structures for organized crime.
And signed the United Nations Convention against Transnational Organized Crime (UNTOC
) of 2000.
could support such regimes exist (the UNTOC
, for example)135, but the
Indeed, a 2012-13 initiative by the Netherlands to draft a multilateral mutual legal assistance protocol to UNTOC
dedicated to atrocity crimes under UNODC auspices generated resistance amongst delegates on the grounds that it was outside the organization's core historical mandate.
The United Nations Convention Against Transnational Organized Crime ("UNTOC
") and one of the accompanying protocols, the Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons, Especially Women and Children ("the Supplementary Protocol"), (4) have tried to foster international cooperation to end this cycle.