Marco Teixeira

Senior Programme Officer, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime


With extensive managerial experience with UNODC, currently leading the Global Programme for the Implementation of the Doha Declaration, previously coordinating the global programme for narcotics control and law enforcement capacity-building, and having worked in UNODC’s field offices in Guinea-Bissau, Senegal and Liberia, I am passionate about international cooperation, criminology and security. Before joining the UN Family I worked eleven years for the Portuguese Public Security Police with leading roles, including in a secondment to the UN Special Political Mission (UNIOGBIS).