TENBOMA FIELD REPORT: Poachers stopped in Tsavo East as program expands west

Thu, 09/15/2016
Crime scene training in Tsavo.

Crime scene training in Tsavo.A few weeks ago, I was thrilled to hear that IFAW’s tenBoma team embedded with Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) developed actionable intelligence revealing a planned poaching operation targeting rhinos. The intelligence gathered drove a KWS offensive operation stopping the poachers at their hiding site very close to the rhino.  The rhinos were saved.

TENBOMA FIELD REPORT: Poachers stopped in Tsavo East as program expands west

Thu, 09/15/2016
Crime scene training in Tsavo.

Crime scene training in Tsavo.A few weeks ago, I was thrilled to hear that IFAW’s tenBoma team embedded with Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) developed actionable intelligence revealing a planned poaching operation targeting rhinos. The intelligence gathered drove a KWS offensive operation stopping the poachers at their hiding site very close to the rhino.  The rhinos were saved.

TENBOMA FIELD REPORT: Poachers stopped in Tsavo East as program expands west

Thu, 09/15/2016
Crime scene training in Tsavo.

Crime scene training in Tsavo.A few weeks ago, I was thrilled to hear that IFAW’s tenBoma team embedded with Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) developed actionable intelligence revealing a planned poaching operation targeting rhinos. The intelligence gathered drove a KWS offensive operation stopping the poachers at their hiding site very close to the rhino.  The rhinos were saved.

TENBOMA FIELD REPORT: Poachers stopped in Tsavo East as program expands west

Thu, 09/15/2016
Crime scene training in Tsavo

Crime scene training in TsavoA few weeks ago, I was thrilled to hear that IFAW’s tenBoma team embedded with Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) developed actionable intelligence revealing a planned poaching operation targeting rhinos. The intelligence gathered drove a KWS offensive operation stopping the poachers at their hiding site very close to the rhino.  The rhinos were saved.

Motion for resolution on the key objectives for the CITES CoP17 - adopted in Strasbourg

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Today the Plenary of the European Parliament in Strasbourg voted the Motion for Resolution on the EU’s strategic objectives for the 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), which will take place in South Africa (in Johannesburg) from 24 September to 5 October 2016.

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Motion for resolution on the key objectives for the CITES CoP17 - adopted in Strasbourg

Thu, 09/15/2016
African grey parrot

Today the Plenary of the European Parliament in Strasburg voted the Motion for Resolution on the EU’s strategic objectives for the 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), which will take place in South Africa (in Johannesburg) from 24 September to 5 October 2016.

Le Forum de la jeunesse pour les peuples et la vie sauvage débute à Johannesburg

Wed, 09/14/2016
Le Forum de la jeunesse pour les peuples et la vie sauvage débute à Johannesburg

Samedi prochain, le Forum de la jeunesse pour les peuples et la vie sauvage qui aura lieu à Johannesburg en Afrique du Sud, va mettre en contact 34 jeunes délégué(e)s impliqué(e)s dans la conservation et la protection des animaux, quelques jours avant la 17e réunion de la Convention sur le commerce international des espèces de faune et de flore sauvages menacées d’extinction (CITES).