Activities

Work package 0
Management and coordination of the project
  • Steering Committee meetings
  • coordination meetings
  • visibility planning and design meetings
  • project evaluation visits
  • project audit visits
  • lessons learnt and project sustainability meetings

Work package 1
Enhancing interoperability
Facilitation of the use of a common set of indicators and specialized databases for tracking, investigation and analysis:
  • upgrading the Romanian Firearms Registry (Directive 2008/51/EC)
  • 3 workshops to present the new functionalities of the Romanian Firearms Registry in 3 non-EU countries
  • pilot projects in 3 non-EU countries.

Work package 2
Building common investigation capacities
Facilitation of the use of a common set of indicators and specialized databases for tracking, investigation and analysis:
  • integrated training center (procurement of hardware and software)
  • 3 training sessions on investigating darknet/deep web markets
  • 15 mobile investigation units
  • drafting a best practice handbook

Work package 3
Networking, mutual learning and cooperation
Promoting multinational and interdisciplinary cooperation:
  • 4 regional workshops:
    • links between firearms trafficking and cybercrime (Tirana)
    • links between firearms trafficking and drug trafficking (Sofia)
    • control and deactivation of firearms (Sarajevo)
    • links between firearms trafficking and terrorism (Istanbul)
  • establishing and promoting SAFE-N (SELEC Associated Firearms Experts Network)
  • 29 operational meetings: cooperation and joint investigations in SE Europe
  • study visit on the deactivation of firearms