Why nations must follow money from environmental crimes

Why nations must follow money from environmental crimes

By The Independent Uganda The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) – the global anti-money laundering watchdog— estimates that environmental crime is one of the most profitable criminal enterprises, generating around USD 110 to 281 billion in criminal gains each year;...
Vietnam Jails Ivory, Rhino Horn Trafficker For 12 Years

Vietnam Jails Ivory, Rhino Horn Trafficker For 12 Years

By AFP, Barron’s Vietnam has sentenced a man to 12 years in jail for smuggling rhino horns and elephant ivory from Angola, said a wildlife protection group, adding that strict penalties were a key deterrent. The Southeast Asian nation is a transport hub for...