An international conference on “Counterfeit medicines and organised crime -PHARMACRIME” took place in Brussels on 27 - 28 - 29 September 2010. The conference was organized by the Association for European Cooperation on Justice and Home Affairs (EUCOJUST) in partnership with the UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), the German Judicial Custom Administration (ZKA), the French Judicial Customs  Administration (SNDJ) and Sanofi-aventis.


More than 130 participants (senior officials from health, enforcement, judicial authorities and experts in the pharmaceutical industry) came to Brussels from all 27 EU member states (except Spain, Greece and Luxemburg) as well as from Albania, Bosnia Herzegovina, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia (FYROM) Switzerland Russia, Serbia, and the USA. The following international organizations also participated: EC (DG Home Affairs and DG Sanco), Council of Europe, European Medicine Agency (EMA), Eurojust, Europol, Interpol and WCO. A full list of participants can be found here. Presentations are available with password. For access contact