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Calling for Compassion: Countering Vietnam's songbird demand with Buddhist philosophy

Published 8th June 2021

Buddhist monks use spiritual philosophy to protect native species from Vietnam’s illegal songbird trade

Wild songbird populations are under threat from Vietnam’s illegal songbird trade, but a unique partnership between TRAFFIC and the Vietnam Central Buddhist Association (VCBA) is working to counter the unsustainable songbird pet trade among dharma audiences.  

Calling for Compassion: Countering Vietnam's songbird demand with Buddhist philosophy

Report author(s):
TRAFFIC

Publication date:
June 2021