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African-led Strategy to Combat Illegal Wildlife Trade

  • 04/30/15
  • Brazzaville, Congo

Today, April 30, concludes the four-day International Conference on Illegal Trade in Wild Fauna and Flora in Africa in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo.

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AWF Calls on Japan to Ban Ivory Trade

  • 04/29/15
  • Nairobi, Kenya

African Wildlife Foundation (AWF) and a number of other wildlife groups have signed onto a Statement of Concern addressed to Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe urging Japan to ban all domestic trade in ivory.

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African Roadmap to Combat Illegal Wildlife Trade

  • 04/27/15
  • Brazzaville, Congo

Today begins a four-day conference in Congo-Brazzaville wherein attending parties aim to develop a common roadmap for combating wildlife crime across Africa.

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AWF Leads Trek Across Reserve in Cameroon

  • 04/21/15
  • Yaoundé, Cameroon

On April 25, conservationists from Central and West Africa will embark on a week-long trek through Cameroon’s Dja Faunal Reserve to determine levels of biodiversity and human activity in the UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Ivory Traffickers in Zambia Jailed 5 Years

  • 04/10/15
  • Livingstone, Zambia

A magistrate’s court in Zambia has sentenced five men to five years in jail after they were arrested by the Zambia Wildlife Authority’s (ZAWA’s) Intelligence and Investigations Unit (IIU) in February.

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