SELEC represented at the Asean Regional Forum meeting on Counter- Terrorism and Transnational Crime

Bucharest, March 23rd, 2016 – The Director for Operations of SELEC, Mr. Romulus Nicolae Ungureanu, participated as a speaker at the 14th Asean Regional Forum’s Inter-Sessional Meeting on Counter-Terrorism and Transnational Crime, held on 21-22 March 2016, in Siem Reap/ Cambodia.

Mr. Ungureanu, lead the discussions regarding the trafficking in persons, introducing to the participants SELEC, its mission and activities, and presenting the situation on trafficking in human beings and smuggling of migrants in the Southeast European region. Moreover, Mr. Ungureanu provided examples of successful joint investigations and regional operations conducted and supported by SELEC.

The ARF meeting was organized jointly by the Ministry of Interior of Kingdom of Cambodia and European Union External Action Service, and was focused on the Asean Regional Forum priorities, outcomes of activities, preparation for new initiatives and projects, as well as thematic presentations covering different aspects of regional cooperation.