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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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Norwegian Ambassador to Indonesia Supports UNODC Efforts to Combat Forest and Wildlife Crimes in Visit to West Papua

West Papua, 20 October 2014 - Located in Indonesia's West Papua province, Raja Ampat is renowned for its forest and marine diversity; it is said to have the highest marine diversity on Earth. Consisting of 1,500 islands, the area has become famous because of the beauty of the landscape and the corals, which make it a top diving location... [Read More]

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]

27/08/14 - UNODC Supports the Combating of Illicit Trafficking Across the Land Border between the Republic of Indonesia and the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste

25/08/14 - UNODC Dedicates Special Anti-Trafficking Event to the First Observation of the World Day Against Trafficking in Persons

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

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