Customs Service News

 Regional Training for Competent Authorities in Central Asia
24 Apr
Regional Training for Competent Authorities in Central Asia

Representatives of State Customs Service of Turkmenistan took place at regional training on "Use of Advanced Passenger Information Acquisition (API) and Passenger Check-in Records (PNR) and Biometric Data to Increase Border Security and Counter Foreign Terrorist Fighters" held at CARICC from 16th to 18th April 2019.

The training was organized by UNODC as part of a project aimed at assisting in strengthening the capacity of States to implement UN Security Council Resolution 2396 (2017) and strengthening cooperation against cross-border and international terrorism in Central Asia, South Asia and North Africa.

The training included expert presentations and practical activities, case studies on the use of databases, watch lists and an interactive session on the identification of foreign terrorist-fighters.