3 March 2023
Unleashing the Power of Partnerships: 5 collaborative ways UNODC tackles wildlife crime in Asia-Pacific
24 February 2023
Launch in Southeast Asia of the UNODC legislative guide on combating waste trafficking
3 February 2023
Coordinated cross border customs operation leads to increased drug and wildlife seizures across Asia and the Pacific
6 December 2022
UNODC builds bridges between Asia, Africa and Latin American enforcement authorities
25 November 2022
CITES COP19: UNODC highlights perspectives from Southeast Asia on illegal wildlife trade and One Health
The Environment Team works with legal systems and law enforcement agencies of Member States in Southeast Asia, South Asia and the Pacific to: strengthen policy, legislative and regulatory frameworks; enhance knowledge and skills to investigate and prosecute related criminal activities; increase awareness regarding the nature and scale of wildlife and forest crimes; and enhance cooperation on a bilateral and regional level.
The Safety across Asia For the global Environment project improves the understanding of the linkages between wildlife crime and the emergence of zoonotic diseases. Through a risk assessment framework, the project supports the identification of facilities with a high risk of disease transmission from wild animals to humans and proposes mitigation strategies.