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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 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]

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

Jakarta, 25 August 2014 - Human trafficking manifests in various ways. It may take its form as forced labor in Southeast Asia, organ trading in South America, sex trafficking in the Middle East or child soldiers in Africa. Although Indonesia is primarily a source country in the trafficking process, it is also used as a destination and transit country. In.... [Read More]

UNODC Conducts Training on Forest Crime Investigation using Anti Corruption and Anti Money Laundering Techniques

Jakarta, 14 August 2014 - UNODC estimates that organised crime groups earn approximately 5-6 billion US dollars a year from illegal logging and wildlife trafficking in Indonesia. Indonesia is ranked eighth among countries with extensive forest and has the third largest expanse of tropical forest following Brazil and the Democratic Republic of the... [Read More]

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

20/05/14 - Asia and North America drive global methamphetamine seizures to record levels, UNODC reports

10/03/14 - Indonesia strengthens police and prosecutor anti-terrorism coordination

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