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Third OSCE-wide Seminar on Passenger Data Exchange

Category
Event
Venue
Vienna, Austria
Date(s)
-
Subject
Advance Passenger Information

Description

The Seminar is organized by the Border Security and Management Unit of the Transnational Threats Department (TNTD) with the main purpose to help participating States better understand the international obligations related to border management included in UNSC Resolution 2396, to identify their technical assistance needs and challenges, and to determine ways in which the OSCE can support them in fulfilling their obligations. This year's event focuses on how to counter the risks posed by returned foreign terrorist fighters.

Summary

This OSCE-wide Seminar focuses on these main topics:

  1. Getting your legislation right
  2. Carrier engagement and connectivity
  3. How to use passenger data: lessons learned and best practices?
  4. Assessing the market – what are the options?
  5. Available technical and financial support from donors and international
    organizations

Information

Added on
13 Nov 2019
Origin
OSCE Secretariat / Transnational Threats Department / Border Management and Security Unit
Type
Seminar
Venue description

Ratsaal, Hofburg Congress Centre

Organizer
OSCE Secretariat / Transnational Threats Department / Border Management and Security Unit, United Nations Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT)
Participants
Government officials, Experts
Keywords
machine readable travel documents, biometric methods
Rights
OSCE