June 19, 2017 @ 10:15 am – 11:30 am America/Los Angeles Timezone
UNHQ Conference Room 7

Excellencies, Colleagues and Friends,

The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) cordially invites you to attend a special side event on “Transnational Organized Crime –  Challenges and Responses in Southeast Asia” on Monday, 19 June 2017, from 13:15 to 14:30 in Conference Room 7 at UN Headquarters (flyer attached).

Participants include Her Royal Highness Princess Bajrakitiyabha Mahidol of Thailand, UNODC Goodwill Ambassador on the Rule of Law for Southeast Asia; UN Under-Secretary General Yury Fedotov, the Executive-Director of UNODC; Mr. Jeremy Douglas, UNODC Regional Representative for Southeast Asia and the Pacific, and the event will be chaired by Dr. Kittipong Kittayarak, Executive Director of the Thailand Institute of Justice.

We look forward to your participation in this important side-event, where there will be a Q&A session after presentations. Kindly RSVP as soon as possible to the UNODC New York Office (unodcny@un.org, 212 963 5698), indicating the title of the event, your name and organization and whether you will require a UN Grounds pass.
        This special event is held on the sidelines of the 19 June General Assembly High-Level Debate on Transnational Organized Crime (pursuant to GA resolution 71/209). If you also wish to attend the morning High-Level Session of the Thematic Debate, which begins at 10am, please also let us know and we will try to arrange tickets.