Mutual Legal Assistance in Countering Terrorism and Exchanging Informatio,

Date: 09 to 10-02-2017

Location: Madrid

Languages: English, Spanish

Organiser: ERA - Academy of European Law


Type: Seminar

This first seminar in a series of four co-funded by the European Commission on issues related to countering terrorism and preventing radicalisation in prisons will focus on mutual legal assistance in countering terrorism and exchanging information. The new fourth AML Directive as well as the latest EU Action Plan for strengthening the fight against terrorist financing will also be analysed.

The use and functioning of the European Criminal Records Information System (ECRIS) will also be explained, as well as moves towards improving its use in relation to the exchange of information on non-EU nationals.