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Tuesday
Jan242017

Guide: la mise en application de la loi faunique, Cameroun; les competences, attributions, missions et responsabilités des différents corps

Document (PDF, 2 MB) by Nkoke, S.C. Nya, F.A. et Ononino A.B. (2016). 65 pp. TRAFFIC. Yaoundé, Cameroun.

Thursday
Oct272016

Captive breeding and ranching: The case for a new CITES mechanism for reviewing trade

Document TRAFFIC Briefing paper presented at CITES CoP17. (2016).

Friday
Sep092016

Malaysia’s invisible ivory channel: An assessment of ivory seizures involving Malaysia from January 2003-May 2014

Document   Kanitha Krishnasamy (Sept 2016)

Monday
Aug082016

Monitoring lizards: using stable isotope analysis to determine the origin of monitor lizard Varanus spp. skins 

Document (PDF, 3 MB) Vicki Crook, Louisa Musing and Stefan Ziegler. (2016). ISBN 978-1-85850-405-6. TRAFFIC, Cambridge, UK.

Thursday
May192016

Setting Suns: the Historical Decline of Ivory and Rhino Horn Markets in Japan

Document (PDF, 2.3 MB) by Tomomi Kitade and Ayako Toko. (2016). TRAFFIC. Tokyo, JAPAN. ISBN no: 978-4-915613-30-2. This report sheds light on Japan’s wildlife trade history as a case study on the contributing factors that helped reduce the market for rhino horn and elephant ivory.

Friday
Mar042016

Trading Faces: A Rapid Assessment on the use of Facebook to Trade Wildlife in Peninsular Malaysia

Document by Krishnasamy, K. and Stoner, S. (2016). TRAFFIC. Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.

Monday
Feb222016

Wildlife species protected by law in Viet Nam

Document (PDF, 156 KB) 5pp. Published by TRAFFIC Southeast Asia - Greater Mekong Programme. A simple table of wildlife species commonly found in trade in Viet Nam despite being protected by Vietnamese law.

Monday
Feb222016

Style Manual: TRAFFIC's guide to content and form in publications

Document (PDF 2 MB) TRAFFIC

Thursday
Dec102015

In the Market for Extinction: An inventory of Jakarta’s bird markets

Document (PDF, 2.1 MB) Serene C.L. Chng, James A. Eaton, Kanitha Krishnasamy, Chris R. Shepherd, Vincent Nijman. (2015). TRAFFIC, Southeast Asia Regional Office. 31pp. More than 19,000 birds representing 206 species found for sale in the Pramuka, Jatinegara and Barito markets over a three-day period.

Tuesday
Dec012015

Tiger Chronicles

Tuesday
Dec012015

TRAFFIC Post

Tuesday
Dec012015

Asian Wildlife Trade Bulletin

Tuesday
Dec012015

CITES in Southeast Asia Watch E-Bulletin

Thursday
Oct012015

Bones of Contention: An assessment of the South African trade in African Lion bones and other body parts

 Document (PDF, 5 MB) by Williams, V.L., Newton, D.J., Loveridge, A.J. and Macdonald, D.W. (2015). 112pp. ISBN 978-1-85850-383-7. The Lion bone trade is a contentious and complex conservation issue spanning continents and cultures and a diverse array of role-players. A critical question that emerged during the research was: what events (if any) drove the demand for Lion bones in East–Southeast Asia?

Friday
Sep112015

Eel market dynamics: An analysis of Anguilla production, trade and consumption in East Asia

Document (PDF, 3 MB) (2015). By Hiromi Shiraishi & Vicki Crook. TRAFFIC. Tokyo, Japan.

Wednesday
Sep022015

Hard to Bear: An assessment of trade in bear bile and gall bladder in Malaysia

Document (PDF, 2MB) by Lee Siow Ling, Elizabeth A. Burgess and Serene C.L. Chng. (2015). TRAFFIC, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. This study reports on a 2012 survey of the trade in bear parts and derivatives in 365 TCM shops throughout all 13 states of Malaysia and the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur.

Wednesday
Mar042015

No Licence to Kill: The Population and Harvest of Musk Deer and Trade in Musk in the Russian Federation and Mongolia

Document (2 MB) Edited by: Volker Homes. (July 2004). 11pp. Extracts of this publication may be made for non-commercial in-house use, subject to the source being acknowledged. Applications for reproduction should be made in writing to the Copyright Unit, Her Majesty’s Stationery Office, St Clements House, 1-16 Colegate, Norwich NR3 1BQ, UK.

Thursday
Jan152015

Countering illegal wildlife trade: Collaborative actions along transportation and supply chains

Document (PDF, 2.3.MB). Outcomes of a workshop organized by TRAFFIC, through the support of USAID and in collaboration with the World Customs Organization (WCO) and IUCN. Bangkok, Thailand, January 2015.

Wednesday
Dec242014

Development of a Rapid Management-Risk Assessment Method for Fish Species through its Application to Sharks: Framework and Results

 by M Lack, G Sant, M Burgener and N Okes. (2014). Report to the Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs. Defra Contract No. MB0123. Available here.

Thursday
Dec042014

Polishing off the Ivory Trade: Surveys of Thailand's Ivory Market

Document (PDF, 2 MB) by Naomi Doak. (2014). TRAFFIC, Cambridge, UK.