Counterfeiting of medical products (MEDICRIME)

Text of the Convention
 Explanatory Report
Current state of signatures and ratifications

Regional Conferences

 Fact sheet
 Medicrime Brochure
 Download poster here

 The European Committee on Crime Problems (CDPC)
The European Pharmacopoeia (EDQM)

Background documents
 Previous work
 International initiatives

Secretariat Contacts


Medicrime Conferences and other events

Conference on Substandard, falsified and counterfeit medicines, CSIS, Washington DC, 25 February 2014
- More information

Seminar for the Consulary Corps on MEDICRIME, Lyon, 6 February 2014

- More information

Workshop on Counterfeit medicines
World Bank, Washington DC, 17 April 2013
- More information

Conference: Counterfeit medicines, a crime against the poor. Medicrime, a weapon against this calamity?
21 June 2012, Paris, France
- Presentation of conference (FR only)
- Press kit (FR only)

Combating Falsified Medical Products and Similar Crimes Through Legal Instruments and Practical Measures, 16 May 2012, Copenhagen, Denmark
 - Programme
 - Conclusions
Media Alert

International High-Level Conference: The Council of Europe Convention on Counterfeiting of Medical Products and Similar Crimes involving Threats to Public Health (Medicrime  Convention) - Countering the spread of counterfeit medical products - Moscow, 26-28 October 2011 

International Conference: Towards the practical implementation of the Council of Europe convention on counterfeiting of medical products and similar crimes involving threats to public health (MEDICRIME Convention) - 15-16 April 2010, Congress Center Basel