Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Colombia, Ecuador, Maldives, Mexico, Myanmar, Nepal and Peru have produced the first-ever national estimates of illicit financial flows (IFFs) related to drug trafficking, trafficking in persons and smuggling of migrants.

The estimates supported by the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) complement data on trade misinvoicing that is being gathered by the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). UNODC and UNCTAD are co-custodians of the Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) indicator that measures the total value of inward and outward IFFs in current US dollars.

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