Three Universitas Gadjah Mada (UGM) students participated in the 85th General Meeting of Interpol at Nusa Dua, Bali from 7-10 November 2016. The students are Aldila Irsyad, Wyncent Halim, and Angelo Abil Wijaya.
They were selected to join the conference themed Setting a Global Roadmap for International Policing along with 36 students from other universities after getting selected by the Indonesian Police HQs. They were appointed to facilitate the delegates from 190 participating countires.
“During the conference, we are assigned to facilitating the delegates and diplomats from 190 countries, giving information, giving assistance, note taking of the conference, etc,” said Aldila Airsyad on Wednesday (23/11).
Aldila Isryad said the event discussed three main issues: terrorism, cyber crime, and organised trans-national crime. Aldila Isryad said many experiences were gained from the event, especially in diplomacy and international crime.
The 85th meeting was attended by President of International Criminal Police Organization (Interpol), Mireille Ballestrazzi; Secretary General of Interpol, Jurgen Stock; Governor of Bali, I Made Mangku Pastika; Coordinating Minister for Politics, Law, and Security, Wiranto; Home Affairs Minister, Tjahjo Kumolo, and Transport Minister, Budi Karya Sumadi. Keynote speakers are Chief of National Police, Gen. Tito Karnavian, and Minister for Marine and Fisheries, Susi Pudjiastuti. This is the first time Indonesia hosts the Interpol meeting.