UNODC Regional Programme-sponsored training workshop on "Cryptocurrencies and Electronic Evidence" was held from 27 November to 1 December 2017 in Tashkent (Uzbekistan)

UNODC Regional Programme-sponsored training workshop on "Cryptocurrencies and Electronic Evidence" was held from 27 November to 1 December 2017 in Tashkent (Uzbekistan).

The purpose of the training workshop was to familiarize and train intelligence personnel from Central Asian countries with basic knowledge of cybercrime who are directly involved in conducting cybercrime investigations.

The training helped attendees to learn about cryptocurrencies, remittance systems, electronic money, payment systems, money laundering and electronic evidence.

The obtained knowledge can be used in conducting AML/CFT monitoring of, for example, typical offences committed with the help of remittance service providers:

- Trafficking in counterfeit goods;

- Trafficking in human beings and illicit trafficking;

- Trafficking in counterfeit medicines;

- Tax evasion;

- Illegal gambling;

- Money laundering and terrorist financing;

- Fraud.

The workshop was attended by two SFIS representatives. 

State Financial Intelligence Service under the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic

 

 

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