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UNODC is helping local communities in Laos move away from poverty and opium production. At a recent Intersessional Meeting of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND), we had the opportunity to present the key components of our work through this video message.


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,
Bahasa, 中文, ไทย, Tiếng Việt.



First coffee export by former opium farmers in Laos

UNODC empowers coffee growing communities in Lao PDR

UNODC supports Lao Customs in the detection of illicit cross-border transportation of Currency

28/08/20 - Training on the identification and detection of cash couriers for Lao customs officers

17/02/20 - UNODC delivers training to Customs Officers in intelligence handling, risk assessment and passenger profiling in Lao PDR

14/11/19 - UNODC hosts cyber threat intelligence in countering terrorist operations training in Lao PDR

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