Francesco Testa Anna Alvazzi del Frate Jean-Luc Lemahieu Maria Vittoria De Simone Mark Shaw Alessandro Cortese Ruggero Scaturro Riikka Puttonen

Giovanni Falcone and Italian society's fight against Cosa Nostra

A Talk by Ruggero Scaturro , Mark Shaw , Francesco Testa , Jean-Luc Lemahieu , Anna Alvazzi del Frate , Amb. Alessandro Cortese , Maria Vittoria De Simone and Riikka Puttonen

About this Talk

This event will explore Italy’s experiences in combatting the mafia and transnational organized crime, with a focus on the efforts of prominent judicial figures such as Giovanni Falcone and Paolo Borsellino, and how all sectors of society have played a role in the common struggle.

The event will consist of a panel discussion including representatives of Italy, GI-TOC, UNODC and civil society, and a presentation of the new GI-TOC Report “Once upon a time in Palermo: Giovanni Falcone and the fight against Cosa Nostra”.

AGENDA

WELCOMING REMARKS:

Amb. Alessandro Cortese - Permanent Representative of Italy to the International Organizations in Vienna

Mark Shaw - Director, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Jean-Luc Lemahieu - Director of the Division for Policy Analysis and Public Affairs, UNODC

SPEAKERS:

Ruggero Scaturro - Analyst, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime

Maria Vittoria De Simone - Deputy Prosecutor, Italian National Antimafia and Counterterrorism Directorate

Riikka Puttonen - Programme manager of the global programme on implementation of the UNTOC, UNODC

Anna Alvazzi del Frate - Chair, The Alliance of NGOs on Crime Prevention & Criminal Justice

MODERATOR:

Francesco Testa - Italian Public Prosecutor and European Delegated Prosecutor

30 June 2022, 09:00 AM

09:00 AM - 10:00 AM

About The Speakers

Ruggero Scaturro

Ruggero Scaturro

Senior Analyst, GI-TOC


Mark Shaw

Mark Shaw

Director, Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime


Francesco Testa

Francesco Testa

Italian Public Prosecutor and European Delegated Prosecutor


Jean-Luc Lemahieu

Jean-Luc Lemahieu

Director, UNODC

Director, Division for Policy Analysis and Public Affairs, UNODC


Anna Alvazzi del Frate

Anna Alvazzi del Frate

Chair, The Alliance of NGOs on Crime Prevention & Criminal Justice


Alessandro Cortese

Amb. Alessandro Cortese

Permanent Representative of Italy to the International Organizations in Vienna


Maria Vittoria De Simone

Maria Vittoria De Simone

Deputy Prosecutor, Italian National Antimafia and Counterterrorism Directorate


Riikka Puttonen

Riikka Puttonen

Programme manager of the global programme on implementation of the UNTOC, UNODC