Hunting Pangolins Increases Dramatically Across Central Africa

18 July 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – Hunting of pangolins, the world’s most illegally traded mammal, increased by a staggering 150 percent in [Continue Reading…]

African and Asia-Pacific to Strengthen Wildlife Laws

16 July 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva – Senior representatives from 22 countries spanning Africa and Asia-Pacific [Continue Reading…]

EU Contribution to Support Trees and Elephants

14 July 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Brussels/Genev: The Secretariat of the Convention on International Trade in [Continue Reading…]

Forensic Scientists Fight Wildlife Crime

10 June 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Edinburgh, UK, 8th June 2017Representatives from more than 30 countries this week attended the Society for [Continue Reading…]

Our Oceans, Our Future

09 June 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

THE UNITED NATIONS – WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) released a statement applauding the Call for Action adopted by [Continue Reading…]

World Environment Day and Nature

05 June 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

World Environment Day, 5th Junethis year’s UN World Environment Day is themed ‘Connecting people to nature’, [Continue Reading…]

Wildlife Traffickers Exploiting Airlines Worldwide

20 May 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

WASHINGTON, D.C., USA—A new analysis of global airport wildlife seizure and trafficking data reveals that wildlife [Continue Reading…]

UN Issues Stamps Featuring CITES Species

17 May 2017 | Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora News Release

Geneva, 11 May 2017: The United Nations Postal Administration issued 12 stamps [Continue Reading…]

Celebrating World Migratory Bird Day

10 May 2017 | United Nations Environment Programme News Release

Bonn, 10 May 2017 – Migratory birds face an increasing number of threats while traveling huge distances. Their intercontinental [Continue Reading…]

New IUCN Programme to Help Carnivores Across Africa

09 May 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Protecting lions, cheetahs and other iconic African species by helping local communities coexist with these predators [Continue Reading…]

Stronger Protection Needed for World’s Most Trafficked Mammals

08 May 2017 | International Fund for Animal Welfare News Release

Washington, DC – Today, Malaysian officials reported they had seized over 700 kilograms of pangolin scales, worth more [Continue Reading…]

Yorkshire Wildlife Park Foundation Helps to Save Rhinos

07 May 2017 | Save the Rhino International News Release

The safety of threatened rhinos has been given a huge boost with grants from the Yorkshire Wildlife Park Foundation.[Continue Reading…]


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