Chapter 2 Kyoto Congress

1 Kyoto Congress (2021)

The 14th UN Crime Congress was held in Kyoto from March 7 to 12, 2021, half a century after the 4th Congress was held in Kyoto.

At the Kyoto Congress, effective measures to deal with the current threats against the international community, such as organized crime, corruption and terrorism, were discussed under the overall theme of “Advancing crime prevention, criminal justice and the rule of law: towards the achievement of the 2030 Agenda”. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development was adopted at the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit in September 2015.