In our determination to combat wildlife and forest crime we have developed informative material aiming not only to raise awareness of the issues but to build technical assistance. Some of our publications are presented below.



Global Programme for Combating Wildlife and Forest Crime

Annual Report 2020

Annual Report 2019


The Global Programme supports countries to develop Rapid Reference Guides for investigators and prosecutors of wildlife and forest crime (also known as Points to Prove Guides).

PDF copies of the guides for Botswana, Kenya, Mozambique (Portuguese), Peru (English and Spanish), the Philippines, Tanzania, Uganda can be requested from unodc-wlfc[@] 


Wildlife Crime Scene Guide for First Responders 

This Guide is available in English and French upon request to unodc-wlfc[@]




Scaling Back Corruption: A Guide on Addressing Corruption for Wildlife Management Authorities

English - French

Rotten Fish: A Guide on Addressing Corruption in the Fisheries Sector

English - French - Spanish

Guide on Drafting Legislation to Combat Wildlife Crime

English - French

Wildlife and Forest Crime Analytic Toolkit

English, French, Spanish


ICCWC Indicator Framework for Combating Wildlife and Forest Crime: Assessment Guidelines and Template

English - French - Spanish




Best Practice Guide for Forensic Timber Identification

English - Chinese



  Law Enforcement Best Practice Flow Diagram for Timber






Guidelines on Methods and Procedures for Ivory Sampling and

Laboratory Analysis English