United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime
Directed by Juliana Mitchell
Trafficking of Drugs Through the Internet
Drug trafficking has continued to grow despite attempts to stop it because of the use of technology. Websites such as Facebook make it easy for people/groups to connect with each other and move drugs across international borders. Countries also have different laws regulating the Internet making it difficult to have a cohesive way to catch criminals.
Criminal and Terrorism Funding
For years, drugs have been used to fund gang and terrorist activity. Their production of drugs have increased the availability exponentially.
This is a double delegation committee.