OCFSA and Lusaka Agreement close ranks to fight wildlife crime in Central Africa
Kindly download: The collaboration agreement between OCFSA and the Lusaka Agreement
Signing of MoU (Collaboration Agreement) OCFSA- Luska Agreement on the sidelines of two multi-institutional capacity building workshops for law enforcement officials on wildlife crime investigation held from 28 July to 01 August 2019 in Brazzaville (Congo).
The agreement helps to strengthen collaboration and synergy between OCFSA and the Lusaka Agreement Task Force whose representatives made a strong showing at the workshop.
The two workshops were respectively centered on: (I)capacity building on investigating wildlife crime for law enforcement officials, (ii) consultations between Directors of Protected Areas and Wildlife on law enforcement challenges (iii) raising awareness of implementation of the African Strategy on the Fight Against Illegal Exploitation and the Illicit Trade in Wild Fauna and Flora in Africa (postponed). The workshops were jointly organized by ENACT (Enhancing Africa’s response to transnational organized crime) and the Department of Rural Economy and Agriculture of the African Union Commission, the Lusaka Agreement Task Force (LATF) the Executive Secretariat of the Central African Forest Commission (COMIFAC).
Please download below: The collaboration agreement between OCFSA and the Lusaka Agreement