Governments, online companies, NGOs join forces in the fight against wildlife cybercrime

Tue, 09/27/2016

Yesterday saw the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), Tencent, eBay, TRAFFIC, the Chinese government and a senior Kenyan prosecutor take centre stage at one of the world’s biggest conservation gatherings to unite in our fight against wildlife cybercrime.

Governments, online companies, NGOs join forces in the fight against wildlife cybercrime

Tue, 09/27/2016

Yesterday saw the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), Tencent, eBay, TRAFFIC, the Chinese government and a senior Kenyan prosecutor take centre stage at one of the world’s biggest conservation gatherings to unite in our fight against wildlife cybercrime.

Governments, online companies, NGOs join forces in the fight against wildlife cybercrime

Tue, 09/27/2016

Yesterday saw the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW), Tencent, eBay, TRAFFIC, the Chinese government and a senior Kenyan prosecutor take centre stage at one of the world’s biggest conservation gatherings to unite in our fight against wildlife cybercrime.

CITES makes huge strides in fight against ivory trade

Tue, 09/27/2016

Namibia, South Africa and Botswana urged Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Parties to vote for a pathway to ivory trade, which would doom elephants around the world, whose numbers have been decimated by poaching for their tusks.

It failed, rejected by a two-thirds majority including Kenya, Republic of Congo and Chad.

Championing Oregon citizens’ commitment to stop wildlife trade

Tue, 09/27/2016
Because the United States is one of the largest markets for wildlife products in

Because the United States is one of the largest markets for wildlife products in the world, measures to restrict wildlife trade at the state level are needed.On Sunday I had the privilege of joining a group of committed animal welfare and conservation advocates, including members of the

Afrique du Sud : grandes attentes concernant la conférence de la CITES

Sat, 09/24/2016

Des années à protéger les animaux du commerce vont porter leurs fruits lors des deux prochaines semaines.

CITES: Hoffnung für Berberaffen

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Ein verbesserter Schutzstatus für Berberaffen steht diese Woche bei der internationalen Artenschutzkonferenz CITES – auch Washingtoner Artenschutzübereinkommen genannt – zur Debatte. Seit 30 Jahren wäre es das erste Mal, dass wieder eine Affenart einen besseren internationalen Schutz bekommt.

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Pour la première fois en 30 ans, la communauté internationale se mobilise en faveur de la protection d'une espèce de singe

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Le macaque de Barbarie pourrait se voir donner une nouvelle chance de survie par la CoP17 de la CITES

 

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Johannesburg, Afrique du Sud
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International Community Rallies To Protect A Monkey Species For The First Time In 30 Years

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“The endangered Barbary macaque could get a new chance at survival at CITES CoP17”

For the first time in 30 years, Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) will discuss increasing the level of protection for a monkey species. Barbary macaques will take center stage in Johannesburg, alongside emblematic fauna such as elephants, lions, rhinos and sharks.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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“The endangered Barbary macaque could get a new chance at survival at CITES CoP17”

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Tue, 09/27/2016
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“The endangered Barbary macaque could get a new chance at survival at CITES CoP1

For the first time in 30 years, Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) will discuss increasing the level of protection for a monkey species. Barbary macaques will take center stage in Johannesburg, alongside emblematic fauna such as elephants, lions, rhinos and sharks.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Rikkert Reijnen, IFAW The Netherlands
Raquel Garcia, AAP Animal Advocacy and Protection
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