The Digital Library is a collection of documents created and supported by a community of experts. It is also a central repository of knowledge on all aspects of international assistance in the fields of border security and management, counter-terrorism, cyber/ICT security and policing.
Direct access to reports, international and model legislation, events, projects and links to international and national stakeholder organizations and help lines related to combating child abuse online
20 July 2016 - 20 October 2016
The objectives of the series of online expert forum are (1) to present the OSCE plan to develop an E-learning Module on Countering the Use of the Internet for Terrorist Purposes; (2) to discuss the essential contents of an e-learning module on Countering the Use of the Internet for Terrorist Purposes and encourage participants to share their experiences, expertise and knowledge and contribute to the development of the e-learning module. More
9 October 2016 - 14 October 2016
The meeting aims to develop the content of the on-line training on gender equality mainstreaming in border security and management. More
13 October 2016 - 14 October 2016
The aim of the Conference is to to provide a platform for experts of the OSCE participating States and Partners for Co-operation to discuss challenges of tackling the world drug problem, achievements made and problems encountered in the implementation of the 2009 Political Declaration and Plan of Action on International Cooperation towards an Integrated and Balanced Strategy to Counter the World Drug Problem, as well as support governments in implementation of the UNGASS 2016 outcome document. More
1 November 2016 - 2 November 2016
The objective of the meeting is to familiarize participants from OSCE participating States (Bulgaria, Hungary, Moldova, the Russian Federation, Serbia, Slovakia, Turkey, Ukraine as well as Romania) with national and regional practices in joint operations, information sharing and needs in combating the phenomena of NPS. More
POLIS is a comprehensive, multilingual resource that consolidates all aspects of transnational threats related activities within the OSCE area, such as development of training materials, assistance programmes, assessments and best practices in the fields of border security and management, counter-terrorism, cyber/ICT security and policing. Our objective is to make this vast storehouse of information available to interested parties and to create a virtual community of experts.
POLIS is maintained by the Transnational Threats Department's Co-ordination Cell.
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The Experts Database provides a roster of highly qualified experts that OSCE and other international organizations can benefit from through consultancy-type services not exceeding six months.Find out more
Country profiles of the OSCE Participating States and Partners for Co-operation provide information about law enforcement structures and a general overview of the criminal justice system.Find out more