International Agreements

CBD l CITES l CMS

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Focus on

Behaviour change l Conservation awareness l Enforcement

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Iconic wildlife

Apes l Bears l Deer l Elephants l Leopards l Marine turtles l Pangolins l Reptiles l Rhinos l Sharks & rays l Tigers l others

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Forestry

Timber trade

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Fisheries

Fisheries regulation

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Medicinal plants

Medicinal and aromatic plants

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Wildmeat

Wildmeat resources

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Pets & fashion

Wild animals used for pets & fashion

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Regions

Africa l Americas l Asia l Australasia l Europe l Middle East

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Latest news from TRAFFIC

Monday
Jul112016

New report explores role of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities in combating illegal wildlife trade

en Français

Limbe, Cameroon, July 2016—The often neglected role of Indigenous Peoples and Local Communities (IPLCs)—the people often most heavily impacted by wildlife poaching and associated crime—was the focus of a meeting held in Limbe this February.

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Wednesday
Jul062016

IUCN/TRAFFIC Analyses of CoP17 Proposals available

Cambridge, UK, 6th July 2016—The IUCN/TRAFFIC Analyses of the Proposals to Amend the CITES Appendices at the 17th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to CITES (CoP17), which takes place in Johannesburg, South Africa, from 24th September to 5th October are now available online.

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Wednesday
Jul062016

Illegal wildlife trade highlighted during Conservation Asia 2016

Singapore, 7th July 2016—more than 600 people from 37 countries attended the Conservation Asia 2016 conference held in Singapore from 29th June–2nd July hosted by the National University of Singapore.

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Wednesday
Jul062016

Chi Phase II: “Vượng từ Chí, Lụi vì sừng”

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 6th July 2016—TRAFFIC and Intelligentmedia, today launched the second phase of the “Chi” or “Strength of Will” initiative, with updated messages and images to continue with the mission to instill a zero-tolerance towards rhino horn consumption.

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Tuesday
Jul052016

Otters in Asia at risk from demand for their skins and increasingly as pets

Singapore, 5th July 2016—A new TRAFFIC report has found almost 6,000 otters seized in Asia over the past 35 years and warns that the figure is but a fraction of the actual little-documented illegal trade.

The vast majority of the 161 enforcement cases from 15 Asian countries studied involved seizures of otter skins in China and India.

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Monday
Jul042016

Countries agree measures for implementation of Zanzibar Declaration on timber trade

Nairobi, Kenya, 4th July 2016—East African member states will establish a Secretariat to oversee the effective implementation of the Zanzibar Declaration and Bi-Lateral Timber Trade Agreements, with Zambia also requesting to become a signatory.

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Monday
Jul042016

Forensics expertise brought to bear on international wildlife trade

Pretoria, South Africa 4th July 2016—Scientists from Malaysia, Thailand, Viet Nam, Indonesia, South Korea, Australia and the United Kingdom as well as the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) law enforcement attaché for Southern Africa, last week visited the National Zoological Gardens of South Africa (NZG) to learn about the wildlife DNA casework being undertaken to help crack cases with international ramifications.

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Friday
Jul012016

Delay to new penal code in Viet Nam is major blow to fight against wildlife crime

Hanoi, Viet Nam, 1st July 2016—In a serious set-back to Viet Nam’s efforts to crack down on wildlife crime, the authorities have postponed the enactment of a new penal code that was due to come into force today, which would have enhanced efforts to tackle rampant poaching and wildlife trafficking.

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