Botswana II – Mars 2015 - Critical conference maintains global momentum to curb wildlife crime

 

 

KASANE, BOTSWANA - The Kasane Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade concluded in Botswana with the adoption of a statement which galvanises the high-level political commitment to combat the “scourge of illegal wildlife trade“

 

 

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Critical conference maintains global momentum to curb wildlife crime

 

Kasane, Botswana 25th March 2015—Heads of State, ministers and officials from 31 governments meeting today in Kasane reaffirmed their determination to scale up their response to the global poaching crisis, and adopted crucial new measures to help tackle the unprecedented surge in illegal wildlife trade. Find more... 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conference shows much to be done to fight illegal wildlife trade

An international conference on illegal wildlife trade ended today with a statement that galvanises political commitment to combat the “scourge of illegal wildlife trade”.

 

KASANE, BOTSWANA: The Kasane Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade concluded in Botswana today with the adoption of a statement which galvanises the high-level political commitment to combat the “scourge of illegal wildlife trade”. Find more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WWF: Critical meeting for the global poaching crisis

Kasane, Botswana 25 March 2015 – Heads of State, ministers and officials from 31 governments meeting today in Kasane reaffirmed their determination to scale up their response to the global poaching crisis, and adopted crucial new measures to help tackle the unprecedented surge in illegal wildlife trade. Find more...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Conference maintains global momentum to curb wildlife crime

 

Kasane, Botswana 25 March, 2015 - Heads of State, ministers and officials from 31 governments meeting today in Kasane reaffirmed their determination to scale up their response to the global poaching crisis, and adopted crucial new measures to help tackle the unprecedented surge in illegal wildlife trade. During the one-day meeting, governments reported on their progress since the London Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade in February last year, when 41 countries and the EU agreed to take urgent and decisive action to combat wildlife crime, which threatens national security and sustainable development as well as populations of iconic species, such as elephants, rhinos and tigers. Find more...

 

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