As part of the Combating Transnational Conservation Crimes in the Amazon (CTCCA) project, UNODC is working to improve regional cooperation and the capacity of enforcement and justice system actors to detect, interdict, investigate and prosecute conservation crimes in Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, and Suriname. Funded by USAID.
UNODC is working with national authorities to improve the detection, investigation and prosecution of wildlife and forest crime in Mexico by raising awareness, strengthening the criminal justice system and increasing inter-agency coordination. Funded by US INL.
Timber Identification Guide - Wood anatomy
Timber Identification Guide - Xylotron
Timber Identification Guide - other ID tools
Rapid Reference Guide app
The RRG Forestal application presents the information contained in the Rapid Reference Guide for the Investigation of Forest Crime in a simple manner. The app was designed to support the work of law enforcement authorities in the field.
ID Maderas Mobile app
Designed to support the work of law enforcement authorities in the field, this mobile application provides technical information to facilitate the identification of 20 of the most commercialized wood species in Peru.