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…]

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…]

“Born in China” Helps to Protect Pandas and Snow Leopards

01 May 2017 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

BURBANK, Calif. (May 1, 2017) – Thanks to opening-week moviegoers, Disneynature and World Wildlife Fund (WWF) are [Continue Reading…]

Wildlife Trafficking in World’s Most Protected Areas

25 April 2017 | World Wildlife Fund News Release

Gland, SwitzerlandA new WWF report published today urges for additional and immediate measures to halt the worrying [Continue Reading…]

Designating Environmental Crime a High Priority

08 April 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Brussels, Belgium, April 2017A hearing organized by MEPsforWildlife last week urged the European Union (EU) to [Continue Reading…]

Marine Biodiversity Protection Needs Additional Funding

24 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

March 22, 2017–Marine protected areas (MPAs) are an increasingly popular strategy for protecting marine biodiversity, [Continue Reading…]

New Report Calls to Protect Threatened Corals

15 March 2017 | Earthjustice News Release

Paris — A report by lawyers at Earthjustice and Environmental Justice Australia, launched this week in Paris, outlines the international legal responsibilities of [Continue Reading…]

Diversity and Carbon Storage in Tropical Forests

13 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

New York – Conservationists working to safeguard tropical forests often assume that old growth forests containing great stores [Continue Reading…]

Congress Reintroduces Legislation for Tiger Stamp

9 March 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

WASHINGTON, D.C. House and Senate conservation champions reintroduced bipartisan legislation to extend for four [Continue Reading…]

Youth and Internet Giants Stand Against Wildlife Crime

3 March 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Nanjing, China—World Wildlife Day in China was marked by a public pledge from Baidu, Alibaba and Tencent—the top three [Continue Reading…]


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