Opening session

  • Speech by H.E. Mr. Nasser Bourita, Secretary-General of the Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation (in Arabic)
  • Speech by H.E. Mr. Claude Wild, Assistant State Secretary, Head of the Human Security Division, Federal Department of Foreign Affairs, Switzerland (in French)


National statements


Prevention of transnational organized crime through the promotion of regional and international aid

Speech by Ambassador Siraj al-Din Hamid Yousif, Director General, International Cooperation, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Sudan


Border security between the Sahel region and the AMU states 

Speech by Mr. Tarek Letaief, Representative of the Secretary General of the Maghreb Arab Union (in Arabic)


Controlling the illegal trade in small arms and light weapons

Speech by Mr. Ayman Quatarneh, Acting Chief of arms control, Jordan (in Arabic)


Reinforcing regional and inter-regional cooperation to prevent armed violence




Building peace in post-conflict situations




The role of young people and women in reducing armed violence


Article "Prévenir la radicalisation des jeunes en Afrique du Nord" (in French), presented by Ms. Dahlia Ghanem – Yazbeck, Carnegie Middle East Center