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28 April 2022
Gum Arabic: sapping natural resources or a chance for sustainable development?
Found in supermarket products, pharmaceuticals, and construction materials, gum arabic, or ‘E414’, is a wild-harvested natural ingredient hidden in…
26 April 2022
Candelilla Wax: Uncovering the beauty and blemishes behind wild-sourced ingredients
Found only in the vast wilderness of Mexico’s Chihuahuan Desert, yet encountered daily by people the world over, candelilla wax tells a fascinating…
23 April 2022
Strengthening Vietnamese businesses to tackle wildlife crime
Ninh Binh, Vietnam, April 2022 – Illegal wildlife trade is known to be intertwined with money laundering, financial crime, drug trafficking, and…
22 April 2022
WildCheck: Assessing risks and opportunities of trade in wild plant ingredients
A new collaborative report by TRAFFIC, FAO and the IUCN Species Survival Commission Medicinal Plant Specialist Group looks at why governments, the…