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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.


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Training of frontline officers goes high tech in Viet Nam

Dong Ha, Quang Tri Province, 5 June 2015 - Fifty front-line officers representing Border Liaison Offices (BLO) and related customs agencies, border guards and police counter-narcotics, environmental and economic units finished two intensive five-day training courses from 26-29 May in Tay Ninh city, Tay Ninh Province and from 1-4 June in Dong Ha City... [Read More]

Increasing capacities to target wildlife trafficking profits

Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, 17 April 2015 - The UNODC Global Programme on Combating Wildlife and Forest Crime trained 70 prosecutors in Viet Nam in an Anti-Money Laundering (AML) training programme last week. The course consisted of two seminars, one in Hanoi and another in Ho Chi Minh City, covering financial investigation... [Read More]

Viet Nam joins the UNODC-WCO Container Control Programme

Hanoi, 9 February 2015 - Viet Nam became the second country in ASEAN to formally join the UNODC-WCO Container Control Programme today in a Signing Ceremony held at the headquarters of the General Department of Viet Nam Customs in Hanoi. Addressing the delegation Mr. Nguyen Duong Thai, Deputy Director General, said, "the Global... [Read More]

05/01/15 - Viet Nam establishes Rapid Response Forces against domestic violence

01/12/14 - Training courses at the border with China

26/08/14 - Values-based Approach Needed For Police Integrity

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