Drug trafficking as a security threat in West Africa

28 October 2008 - According to a new UNODC report, a declining US cocaine market and a rising European one appear to have prompted South American cocaine traffickers to make use of low-governance areas in West Africa as transit zones.

Press release on the launch of the report (available in multiple languages).

Full Report English (PDF) 2.16mb
Full Report French (PDF) 2.16mb
Full Report Portuguese (PDF) 2.16mb