Enhancing the Port Control Unit in Aktau seaport
"Mentorship" training aimed to strengthen theoretical and practical skills of the Port Control Unit (PCU) members on "profiling" and searching high-risk containers/consignments as well as utilizing modern tools for Customs control for representatives of the State Revenue Committee under the Ministry of Finance of Kazakhstan was conducted at Aktau seaport, (Kazakhstan) under the UNODC-World Customs Organization (WCO) Global Container Control Programme. Kazakhstan has joined CCP Programme in July 2014 and established PCU at customs post "Morport Aktau" in October 2016. PCU members successfully participated in all capacity building training envisaged by the Programme, including theoretical, practical and advanced training, regional meetings on information exchange, visits exchange and study tours, etc.
The CCP Regional Segment for Central Asia and Azerbaijan is funded by the U.S. Department of State Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) and the Export Control and Related Border Security (EXBS) Programme as well as the Government of Japan.