Ambassador Gong Jianwei, Executive Director of CICA, had a meeting with Mr. Yury Fedotov, Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and Director-General of the United Nations Office in Vienna (UNOV) in Vienna on 15 June 2015. The two leaders discussed issues of mutual concern including cooperation between CICA and UNODC in addressing serious challenges posed by illicit drugs and trans-national crime in CICA region and beyond. Ambassador Gong briefed Mr. Fedotov about the CICA process and importance attached by CICA to fighting the dual challenge of illicit drugs and trans-national crime. Mr. Fedotov mentioned that he was looking forward to active cooperation with CICA in fighting these challenges. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) between CICA and UNODC was signed on this occasion. In the MoU the two parties agreed to promote cooperation in countering illicit drugs, organised crime, international terrorism, human trafficking and other areas of mutual concern.