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Poaching news

A French NGO Robin des Bois publishes a very detailed breakdown of wildlife seizures every quarter. Some lowlights include the following: Many stories on turtles and tortoise seizures, traded in many cases for the pet trade; the rampant trade in … Continue reading

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To ban or not to ban – scope for legalizing the wildlife trade

This is a link to an article I had published today by ICTSD’s BioRes – it discusses what scope there is for legalizing the trade in wildlife given the failure of trade bans to stop poaching of iconic species like … Continue reading

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The Elephant in the Room

The International Institute for Environment and Development (IIED) together with authors from IUCN and ITC published at the London Conference a briefing paper entitled: The elephant in the room: sustainable use in the illegal wildlife trade debate Photo: Linhvienthai, Flickr … Continue reading

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