Global
score

Flora crimes

3.88

Crimes related to flora species involves the illicit trade as well possession of species covered by CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora), as well as any other species protected under national law. Under the Index, to account for the plethora of species across the African continent, the ‘top three’ most illicitly traded flora species in each country are considered, including high and low value timber such as rosewood, roundwood and mahogany, as well as cycads.

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This report was funded in part by a grant from the United States Department of State.

ENACT is funded by the European Union and implemented by the Institute for Security Studies and INTERPOL, in affiliation with the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime.

The opinions, findings and conclusions stated herein are those of the Global Initiative Against Transnational Organized Crime and do not necessarily reflect those of the United States Department of State.