HELF Lecture “Europol and INTERPOL and the Fight against Environmental Crime and Corruption”

12 - 12 October 2016
  • Starts at: 17:00h
  • Fee: Free
  • Venue: The Hague University of Applied Sciences
  • Organiser: The Hague University of Applied Sciences, the Institute for Environmental Security, the Peace Palace Library and T.M.C. Asser Instituut
  • Address: Johanna Westerdijkplein 75
    2521 EN The Hague
  • Email: Events-LAW@hhs.nl


The Hague Environmental Law Facility (HELF) is a cooperation between several institutions in and around The Hague that deal with environmental policy and law. As part of this cooperation, the HELF Lecture Series forms a series of events on topical issues. The first event upcoming in the series is:

“Europol and INTERPOL and the Fight against Environmental Crime and Corruption”

We are delighted to announce that two speakers from Europol and INTERPOL will join us to address the issues of: (i) why environmental crimes deserve more attention; and (ii) how they are linked to financial and other crimes.

Environmental crimes in Europe - a threat which has emerged
Delivered by Werner Gowitzke, MSc (Seconded National Expert, Environmental Crime, Europol)

Corruption and environmental crime
Delivered by Nicki Mokhtari (Project Manager, Anti-Corruption and Financial Crimes - Environmental Security, INTERPOL)

After the introductions and debate, a reception is hosted.

17:00  Registration
17:30 – 19:30 Lectures & debate
19:30 Reception

The Hague University of Applied Sciences (OV3.37)   

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