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Wildlife crime: Don't be part of it!


The illicit trade of wildlife in Asia is worth billions of dollars a year. It fuels organized crime, corruption and violence. This new UNODC video vividly illustrates wildlife crime's tragic toll of destruction. It asks viewers to make a difference by changing their consumption habits today. You can drive change. Share this video today. Available in: English Mandarin Thai Vietnamese Bahasa.

 

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UNODC Facilitates Community-based Forest Protection Training in Central Kalimantan to Address Forest Crimes

Central Kalimantan, 23 September 2014 - Indonesia's Ministry of Forestry recently estimated that 450,000 hectares of forest are lost annually through legal and illegal means. This is a significant loss and responding to forest crimes is an important task for the Government of Indonesia. Illegal logging occurs in areas that are rich in forest such as Papua... [Read More]

UNODC Conducts Training for Frontline Police Officers on How to Respond to Drug Users

Jakarta, 18 September 2014 - Indonesia's National Narcotics Agency has found that the number of drug users in Indonesia is increasing. In 2005, 1.75% of Indonesia's population was using drugs. This number has been consistently increasing and is expected to reach 2.8% in 2015. By then, the number of drug users will exceed five million... [Read More]

UNODC Supports the Combating of Illicit Trafficking Across the Land Border between the Republic of Indonesia and the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste

Jakarta, 27 August 2014 - The border between Indonesia and Timor Leste is vulnerable to migrant smuggling, human trafficking, drug trafficking and wildlife and timber trafficking. Since the withdrawal of UN peacekeeping forces in Timor-Leste and the subsequent handover from UN Police to the National Police of East Timor in 2012, Timor-Leste's border patrol... [Read More]

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14/08/14 - UNODC Conducts Training on Forest Crime Investigation using Anti Corruption and Anti Money Laundering Techniques

25/05/14 - Overcoming drug-related problems in Indonesia

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