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A&A representatives from the Anti-Counterfeiting Department recently travelled to Luanda to conduct a customs training workshop at the behest of the Angolan Economic Police. The focus of the training was on anti-counterfeiting in South Africa and product identification training. The workshop was attended by representatives from Interpol and Angolan government institutions such as Customs and the Ministry of Trade & Industry. The workshop was well attended with more than 55 delegates present and was a great success. Requests have been received from the Economic Police to hold more training workshops next year.



Image 1: Lucy Signorelli & Charl Potgieter with the Commissioner of the Economic Police, Mr A. Dos Santos. Image 2: Delegates from the workshop. Image 3: Representatives from the Adams & Adams Pretoria & Angola offices with the Head of the Anti-Counterfeiting Department (Economic Police), Mr P. Ribeiro, and the Head of IP Crimes (Economic Police), Mr J. Sulissa.