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South Africa’s Kruger National Park Records its First Elephant Ivory Poaching Incident in a Decade

  • 05/16/14
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Death of elephant could be a sign that poachers and wildlife traffickers are turning their attention to Africa’s southern herds

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Hong Kong Ivory Burn Necessary Step in Halting Elephant Slaughter

  • 05/14/14
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Series of burns by Hong Kong authorities to destroy 29.6 metric tons of seized ivory

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In DRC, Conservationists Form Network to Protect Great Apes

  • 04/22/14
  • Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Workshop and field-based training in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) mark the first step in fostering greater collaboration, transparency, and information sharing between key stakeholders in countries with at-risk great ape populations.

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Belgium destroys ivory, EU prepares strategy to combat wildlife trafficking

  • 04/09/14
  • Nairobi, Kenya

Recommendations on new strategy were provided by the African Wildlife Foundation and other conservation groups at the request of the European Commission

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Stakeholders gather to share efforts, challenges in protecting chimpanzees, gorillas, and bonobos

  • 04/07/14
  • Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo

Organized by the African Wildlife Foundation, the workshop and field-based training in the Democratic Republic of Congo will provide an opportunity for high-level policymakers and field-based staff to collectively improve great ape conservation efforts

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