Run for wildlife – take action against extinction
What do pangolins, bears, tigers and rhinos have in common?
They are all used in traditional medicine. The impact of the demand for unfounded ‘magic cures’ is the very real possibility of extinction for these species.
Hanoi: 200kg captive bear rescued
The Hanoi Centre for Wildlife Rescue has received an Asian black bear that was illegally kept for bile extraction for over a decade in the suburban district of Dong Anh, according to Education for Nature-Vietnam (ENV).
Lessons from Johannesburg: Substantial progress addressing wildlife crime illuminates major obstacles ahead for Vietnam
Hanoi October 11, 2016: The 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties of CITES in Johannesburg, South Africa was wrapped up last week with positive outcomes for many endangered species which are victims of illicit global trafficking.