42nd European Regional Conference
14 May 2013 - 16 May 2013 - Budapest, Hungary
The European Regional Conference is a meeting where policy and strategy matters concerning improvement of police cooperation between the European member states and the crime situation are discussed. Talks are based on preparatory work carried out by the INTERPOL European Committee, the Sub-Directorate for Europe, officials in the General Secretariat, special working groups and on contributions from delegations.
According with the Terms of Reference for INTERPOL Regional Conferences, the European Conference may take decisions which involve the development of activities related to basic matters connected with crime and police strategy in the region. Working groups can be set up on different strategic and operational subjects and they report back to the Conference on their activities. The Conference has no constitutional power to adopt resolutions. Recommendations are submitted to the General Assembly for adoption.