Aparna Lucknow, India 601 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 678 Points View Profile Aparna Asked: October 2, 20212021-10-02T16:02:18+05:30 2021-10-02T16:02:18+05:30In: GENERAL What is South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network (SAWEN)? What is South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network (SAWEN)? current affairsinternational organisation Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent Rahul 0 Questions 518 Answers 176 Best Answers 2k Points View Profile Rahul BRIGHT 2021-10-02T16:07:13+05:30Added an answer on October 2, 2021 at 4:07 pm South Asia Wildlife Enforcement Network (SAWEN) It is a regional network comprised of eight countries in South Asia: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. It aims at working as a strong regional inter-governmental body for combating wildlife crime by attempting common goals and approaches for combating illegal trade in the region. Secretariat: Kathmandu, Nepal. Adoption of SAWEN statute envisions India being part of the regional intergovernmental body in combating wildlife crime in the region and beyond. Following objectives have been set to attain the goal: To take initiatives for bringing harmonization and standardization in laws and policies of member countries concerning the conservation of fauna and fl ora; To document the trend of poaching and illegal trade and related threats to the natural biodiversity within and across countries in the region; To strengthen institutional responses to combat wildlife crime by promoting research and information sharing, training and capacity building, technical support, sharing experiences and outreach; and. To encourage member countries to prepare and implement their National Action Plans in curbing wildlife crime and to collaborate towards effective implementation. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is Pathalgadi? What is Bodo Accord?