Mohamed El Guindy was invited by the UNODC to participate in Regional Seminar UN/PAM for Parliamentarians in Italy as a Cybersecurity Expert. El Guindy delivered a presentation on Terrorists use of the internet and how they use Open-source Information to prepare and organize their attacks.
The conference topic was “Evaluation of the role of national parliaments in promoting States’ implementation of the United Nations Security Council’s resolutions on Terrorism and Foreign Terrorist Fighters”.
Welcome speech was delivered by the Speaker of the Italian Senate H.E. Pietro Grasso.
High level delegates from Europe, Middle East and the Mediterranean countries attended the conference for two days from 30 to 31 March 2017 in the Senate of the Italian Republic. for more information, click here.
Dr. Mohamed El-Guindy participated in UNODC conference on counter-terrorism. A major regional conference for parliamentarians of the Middle East and Northern African countries (MENA) on the Challenges Posed by Extremism Leading to Terrorism and Preventative Criminal Justice Responses is being held in Aswan, Egypt, from 31 January to 2 February 2017.
The conference is part of the UNODC technical assistance programme on Strengthening Rule-of- Law compliant Criminal Justice Responses on the Prevention of Violent Extremism for MENA countries and is being held by UNODC’s Terrorism Prevention Branch (TPB) and the Regional Office for the Middle East and North Africa (ROMENA), in partnership with the Egyptian Parliament, the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU) and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Mediterranean (PAM).
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Dr. Mohamed Elguindy participated at a round-table and high level meetin in Moscow discussing “The Language Policy of the Russian Federation and the Russian language in the World”. The event was held at ITAR-TASS News Agency in cooperation with Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, Russian Committee of the UNESCO Information for All Programme, and Interregional Library Cooperation Centre in Moscow. Among the participant were:
Evgeny KUZMIN, Deputy Chair, Intergovernmental Council, UNESCO Information for All Programme (IFAP), Lyudmila VERBITSKAYA, President, Russian Academy of Education; President, St. Petersburg State University, Veniamin KAGANOV, Deputy Minister of Education and Science of the Russian Federation; Member, Council on the Russian Language under the Government of the Russian Federation, Pavel ZOTOV, Advisor to Director General, ITAR-TASS News Agency (Moscow), Eleonora MITROFANOVA, Ambassador at Large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation (Moscow), Vladimir GRIGORIEV, Deputy Head, Federal Agency for Press and Mass Communications (Moscow), Olga KASHIRINA, Advisor to Head, Federal Agency for the Commonwealth of Independent States, Compatriots Living Abroad and International Humanitarian Cooperation (Moscow), Boyan RADOYKOV, Head, Section for Universal Access and Preservation, Communication and Information Sector, UNESCO (Paris, UNESCO).