Source: The post is based on the article “3rd Ministerial Conference on Countering Financing of Terrorism – No Money for Terror” published in PIB on 14th November 2022.
What is the News?
The 3rd Ministerial Conference on Countering Financing of Terrorism – No Money for Terror will be held in New Delhi.
What is the Third Ministerial ‘No Money for Terror (NMFT)’ Conference?
Hosted by: Ministry of Home Affairs
Aim: To make progress on the discussions on combating terrorist financing held by the international community in the previous two (NMFT) conferences in Paris (in 2018) and Melbourne (in 2019).
Focus areas: Global trends in terrorism and terrorist financing, the use of formal and informal channels of funding terrorism, emerging technologies and terrorist financing, and requisite international cooperation to address related challenges.
Note: Recently, India also hosted two global events in October 2022 — the annual General Assembly of the Interpol in Delhi and a special session of the UN Counter-Terrorism Committee in Mumbai and Delhi.