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News article1 July 20201 min read

In West Africa the WAPIS programme works to counter transnational organised crime

In West Africa the WAPIS programme worlks rentlessly to counter transational organised crime

WAPIS is a multiannual Programme (2012-2022) financed by the European Union and aimed at improving the capacity of West African law enforcement agencies to combat transnational organised crime and terrorism by facilitating the sharing of information. It is being rolled out by INTERPOL and, since the start of phase 3 of the project (2017-2022), in close collaboration with ECOWAS, acting as a strategic partner.

In the video, a description of the programme and the activities implemented.


Publication date
1 July 2020
Region and Country
  • Regional
  • Improved governance and conflict prevention
  • Interpol

Programmes in the region