Links Between Corruption and Wildlife Crime Highlighted

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

VIENNA, 6 November 2017 — The Secretariat of the Convention on the [Continue Reading…]

UK Announces Crackdown on Wildlife Crime

01 November 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Cambridge, UK, 30th October 2017 — the UK Government today officially launched London 2018 Illegal Wildlife Trade [Continue Reading…]

New Campaign to Protect All Life on Earth

15 September 2017 | UN Environment News Release

In honour of the 30th anniversary of the landmark Montreal Protocol on Substances that Deplete the Ozone Layer, the Ozone [Continue Reading…]

Snow Leopards No Longer Considered ‘Endangered’

14 September 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

(New York, NY) The mysterious snow leopard has been delivered a piece of good news. The Red List classification from the [Continue Reading…]

IUCN: 25,062 Species Threatened with Extinction

14 September 2017 | International Union for Conservation of Nature News Release

Today’s IUCN Red List update also reveals a dramatic decline of grasshoppers and millipedes endemic to Madagascar, and the [Continue Reading…]

World Wildlife Day 2017: Protecting Big Cats

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

Geneva, 3 September 2017: Lion, tiger, leopard and jaguar are all majestic animals [Continue Reading…]

WWF Report: New Species Discovered in the Amazon

01 September 2017 | World Wildlife Fund-UK News Release

A new report by WWF and the Mamirauá Institute reveals that a new species of animal or plant is discovered in the [Continue Reading…]

Asia’s Tigers Face Devastating Snaring Crisis

03 August 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Cambridge, UK, 29th July 2017 – On Global Tiger Day today, TRAFFIC and WWF are urging Tiger range governments to [Continue Reading…]

Record Year for Rare Black-winged Stilts

20 July 2017 | The Royal Society for the Protection of Birds News Release

Usually found in Southern Europe, a record 13 black-winged stilts have fledged in the UK from nests across Kent, Cambridgeshire [Continue Reading…]

A Small Hope for Tigers in Russia

19 July 2017 | Wildlife Conservation Society News Release

VLADIVOSTOK (July 17, 2017) A photograph just released by PROO Tiger Center provides further evidence that tigers are [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…]


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