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CITES makes clear its resounding opposition to resumption of ivory trade

CITES makes clear its resounding opposition to resumption of ivory trade

Commercial trade in ivory is the biggest threat to the survival of African elephants, says Humane So…

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CITES protects giraffe for the first time

CITES protects giraffe for the first time

Wildlife advocates applaud global wildlife convention's decision to regulate international trade…

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CITES continues to apply pressure on remaining legal ivory markets, reiterating commitment to closure of domestic ivory markets

CITES continues to apply pressure on remaining legal ivory markets, reiterating commitment to closure of domestic ivory markets

The Conference of the Parties to the UN Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CIT…

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Global wildlife conference votes to end cruel export of live wild-caught African elephants to captive facilities

Global wildlife conference votes to end cruel export of live wild-caught African elephants to captive facilities

The first vote at the 18th meeting of the CITES Conference of the Parties has delivered a histo…

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Sei whale compliance issue at CITES Standing Committee

Sei whale compliance issue at CITES Standing Committee

Background Since 2002, Japan has killed more than 1,500 sei whales—the third largest sp…

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 World leaders urged to act on wildlife extinction crisis ahead of CITES wildlife trade conference

World leaders urged to act on wildlife extinction crisis ahead of CITES wildlife trade conference

Giraffes, elephants, rhinos, lions, reptiles, frogs, sharks need the world to wake-up before it'…

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