High-level Side Event on Countering the Financing of Terrorism: Taking Steps Towards the Implementation of UNSCR 2462 (2019) by Maximizing Synergies Between the International and Regional Contexts
26 September 2019
The meeting brought together 70 participants who represented 20 countries and eight organizations. The workshop sought to promote discussion on the effective implementation of United Nations (UN) Security Council Resolution 2462 (2019) on preventing and combating the financing of terrorism; exchange ideas
on how to further enhance cooperation and synergies between the UN and the GCTF; increase visibility and involvement of the GCTF in countering the financing of terrorism-related activities; and identify and explore ways to strengthen the role of the UN as a capacity-building provider in the East Africa region.