Nanjing, Jiangsu, China, 2nd June 2016—TRAFFIC, with assistance from the National Anti-smuggling Office and Nanjing Forest Police College, earlier this month organized a “Seminar on combating wildlife smuggling and illegal trade” for enforcement agencies from across China.
TRAFFIC aims to ensure that trade in wild plants and animals is not a threat to the conservation of nature
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Singapore, 13th June 2016—TRAFFIC and WWF-Singapore are calling upon the Singapore Government to follow up an ivory destruction event today with tough law enforcement action.
New Delhi, India, June 2016—Individuals from all walks of life pledged their support for fighting wildlife crime during an event held in Connaught Place, New Delhi, to mark World Environment Day.
The regulations add prohibitions to certain elements of the commercial ivory trade to implement a “near total ban” on domestic ivory trade.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 3rd June 2016—A new study has uncovered a large trade in Southeast Asia’s little-known newts, taken from the wild for the international pet trade.
Beijing, China, May 2016—Last week, TRAFFIC, together with WWF and the British Embassy, hosted a reception on wildlife conservation in South Africa for 70 participants from the tourism industry, trade associations, government agencies, media and selected visitors to Africa.