UNODC in the News


Viet Nam Office


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.


Viet Nam Office

What's New

UNODC and Viet Nam collaborate on legal aid reforms

Hanoi, 31 July 2015 - Over 200 representatives from government agencies, the Vietnamese Bar Association, the National Legal Aid Agency, and other civil organizations attended a two-day long conference on revising the Vietnamese Law on Legal Aid from 16-17 June in Hanoi.
Organized by the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) in collaboration with the... [Read More]

Identifying solutions to fight corruption and combat wildlife and timber trafficking in Asia-Pacific

Hanoi, 30 July 2015 - A two-day regional workshop promoting integrity and best practices to combat wildlife and timber trafficking was held in Hanoi on July 27-28, organized by the UNODC Global Programme for Combating Wildlife and Forest Crime. The workshop bought together more than 30 participants from a range of sectors within 13 countries in the... [Read More]

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]

17/04/15 - Increasing capacities to target wildlife trafficking profits

09/02/15 - Viet Nam joins the UNODC-WCO Container Control Programme

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

All Stories from Viet Nam