Shark Species Protected Under CITES

04 October 2017 | TRAFFIC International News Release

Hong Kong, 4th October 2017 — Four additional shark species, including all species of thresher sharks and the silky [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…]

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…]


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