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  1. News - World - CONSERVATION

    Tanzania's entire population of elephants could be killed by ivory poachers in 6 years

    Posted May 10th 2014, 01:34am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Dar es Salaam Country tells UN conference that animals are being lost at rate of 30 a day to ivory poachers Elephants in Tanzania 'facing extermination' Poachers are killing Tanzania's elephants for their ivory at such alarming rates that the population could be completely wiped out in just six years, conservationists said yesterday. A two-day ...

  2. News - World - CONSERVATION

    African nations making progress in battle to protect elephants, UN says

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 10:00pm by AFP

    ... "more large-scale seizures were made in Africa than in Asia", Cites said. Eighty per cent of the African seizures were made in three countries- Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda- that are among ...

  3. News - China - CONSERVATION

    China pillages Africa like old colonialists, says wildlife expert Jane Goodall

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 01:34pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... and rhino horn, which has driven poaching of these animals to alarming heights. But Goodall, who rose to fame through her ground-breaking research on chimpanzees in Tanzania, is optimistic. “I do ...

  4. News - World - CONSERVATION

    Prince Charles, Jackie Chan back summit to combat illegal ivory trade

    Posted Feb 14th 2014, 10:25am by Agence France-Presse in London

    ... further and, specifically with regard to ivory and tigers, close down legal domestic markets.” Chad, Gabon, Tanzania, Ethiopia and Botswana announced a separate action plan to protect elephants ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CONSERVATION

    Hand of organised crime in ivory trade

    Posted Mar 14th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Kenya and Tanzania and amounting to more than five tonnes, have yet to be submitted to CITES. The report also drew attention to Hong Kong's efforts in the face of a surge in ivory products ... shipped from Tanzania. Some of the 569 pieces of ivory were complete tusks and some were broken. The tusks were believed to be meant for the mainland. October 20, 2012 An unprecedented haul ...



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