Transnational Organized Crime and the Palermo Convention: A Reality Check
Publication Date: December 2010
Publisher(s): International Peace Institute
Author(s): Andre Standing
Keywords: organized crime; trafficking; Palermo Convention
Drawn from a conference organized by the International Peace Institute in October 2010, this report is divided into two sections. The first addresses some of the key observations in trends in TOC occurring globally and within specific regions. The second considers the Palermo Convention as well as some of the main difficulties facing the international community in addressing TOC.