South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network

South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network

South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network

South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network

Wildlife crime has emerged as one of the greatest threats to the survival of many wildlife species in South Asia as well as across the globe. This organized crime involving multi-billion dollars is highly trans-national and remains flourishing as a result of weak legal framework and/or lax enforcement in the source, transit and destination countries. Curbing the wildlife crime demands…
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About Us

Mission
Mission

To strengthen, promote and co-ordinate regional co-operation for curbing illegal wildlife trade that threatens the wild flora and fauna of…
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Goals
Goals

Strengthening wildlife law enforcement to combat wildlife crime through communication, coordination, collaboration, capacity building and cooperation.
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Objectives

To take initiatives for bringing harmonization and standardization in laws and policies of member countries concerning conservation of wild fauna…
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SAWEN Operation Modality

The operational modality of SAWEN consists of a General Assembly as an apex body of SAWEN comprising minister of the…
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Wildlife Crime News

30 Jun
2.5-ft-long leopard hide seized; 1 held

India: led by Balangir DFO Sameer Satpathy on Monday night seized a leopard skin by…

30 Jun
Two arrested for selling animal genitalia over superstitious beliefs

India: Two men were arrested from Rewari on Tuesday for allegedly selling genitals of male…

03 Jul
2 held with 4.1 kg of ambergris

India: The Mumbai Police Crime Branch has arrested two persons with 4.1 kg of ambergris…

05 Jul
Ambergris seized from gang

India: The whale vomit is called as ‘floating gold’ for its high value In a…

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