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United Nations launched Online learning platform for counter-terrorism.

U.S. training against the use of biochemical weapons by terrorists, and the use of biohazard suits. (Credit of Photo to Michael S. Williamson / The Washington Post)

The United Nations Office on crime UNODC has launched a new online interactive counter-terrorism learning platform for criminal justice officials in any country.

The new website and its platform will provide an exchange of information and more practical advice to update and refine their skills. It also will provide training courses.

This new initiative for the creation of the Counter-terrorism Learning Platform started after the success of a first online course developed by UNODC.

This succesfull series of online training courses were based on the international legal framework against terrorism that has been developed by UNODC and the DiploFoundation during 2008 and 2009.

Based on  the high demand by governments to develop such training facilities, and in view of the positive first series of courses and the enthusiastic comments received from the first participants, the UNODC has developed its own Online Learning Platform.

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