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High-Level Dialogue on crimes that affect the environment in Kenya.

15 April 2024

At international level Kenya has demonstrated commitment to the climate agenda by hosting the first Africa Climate Summit in 2023...

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Following the Trail: UNODC Empowers Tanzanian Law Enforcement to Unravel the Mystery of Money Laundering Cases, from Suspicious Cash to Financial Intelligence.

15 April 2024

From Southeast Asia to Eastern Africa, money laundering scandals are like cancer that slowly eats away at nations'...

Strengthening Port Security in Eastern and Southern Africa

Unlocking the Secrets of Complex Financial Crime: UNODC Empowers Seychelles AML/CFT National Taskforce to Tackle Organised Crime and Illicit Financial Flows.

15 April 2024

Illicit Financial Flows (IFFs): A universal threat to security and prosperity. With criminals and organizations...

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Strengthening gender sensitive criminal justice responses in the Seychelles


As part of the UNODC Regional Office for Eastern Africa (ROEA) project on supporting the Eastern Africa Police Chiefs Cooperation Organization (EAPCCO) and its Counter-Terrorism Centre of Excellence (CTCoE) to prevent and counter terrorism and transnational organized crime in Eastern Africa, UNODC delivered tailored mentoring sessions for law enforcement and prosecutors in the Seychelles. The sessions aimed to strengthen inter-agency collaboration, address challenges, and share good practices to strengthen gender sensitivity and gender mainstreaming in criminal justice responses to transnational organized crime, terrorism, and sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV).