Events

Fourteenth United Nations Congress on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice, Kyoto, Japan 7-12 March 2021

 Rethinking the ‘Boundary-arrangement’ for an Evidence-based Approach in Addressing Wildlife and Forest crime Poaching and illegal trade in wild fauna and flora is a major threat to global biodiversity and addressing the issue remains complicated as it involves multiple countries and transnational criminal networks. The sophistication in the modus operandi of this high value crime […]

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Pan-African Conference on Strengthening Information Sharing Infrastructure and Governance Frameworks to Address Human-Nature Conflicts

  The 2019 Pan-African Conference on Strengthening Information Sharing Infrastructure and Governance Frameworks to Address Human-Nature Conflicts  was organised by United Nations Development Programme and the Government of Tanzania. The Conference was held at the Sheraton Arusha Hotel Arusha, Tanzania on June 17 – 18 2019. The Conference was supported by the Government of Tanzania, […]

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United Nations/Kenya Conference on Space Technology and Applications for Wildlife Management and Protecting Biodiversity

  Two years after the Tokyo Conference to Combat Wildlife Crime, UNOOSA in partnership with Government of Kenya initiated the United Nations/Kenya Conference on Space Technology and Applications for Wildlife Management and Protecting Biodiversity. The Conference brought together stakeholders involved in biodiversity and wildlife management, including representatives of space industry, governmental and non-governmental organizations and […]

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Tokyo Conference on Combating Wildlife Crime – A World Wildlife Day Event

The Tokyo Conference on Combating Wildlife Crime, a World Wildlife Day event, was held on 3-4th March- 2014 at the United Nations University (UNU) Headquarters in Tokyo. It was also the United Nations’ inaugural World Wildlife Day which coincided with the Girls day in Japan. The event was presided by Ms. Maria Mutagamba, Honorary Minister of […]

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