On the 2nd of February 2018, CARICC was visited by Ms. Ashita Mittal, Regional Representative of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime for Central Asia.
During the meeting with G.B. Pustovitov, Director of CARICC, Ashita Mittal highly appreciated the Center’s activities, emphasizing its importance in the system of measures taken by UNODC in Central Asia in the field of combating drugs and organized crime. The prospect of closer interaction with Afghanistan and CARICC’s actions in this area were noted.
The UNODC Regional Representative assured that one of the important tasks for the UNODC Regional Representation in Central Asia is to assist CARICC in its efforts to develop the organization.
The parties also discussed joint plans for the nearest future to promote the Center at the regional and international level, to address regulatory and legal issues which is very important for the development of CARICC.