News: Wildlife Trade collection
January 09 2018
We’ve been working with local school children in a popular destination in the Amazon, to highlight the importance of sustainable tourism for wildlife
June 20 2017
A team of investigators and scientists from India and the UK have uncovered a major international fraud
November 18 2015
Our wildlife experts recently published a scientific paper on the illegal trade of Star tortoises. This is the story of two years of investigation that contributed to the study.
November 09 2015
More than 55,000 tortoises are being poached from just one site in South East India each year alone
August 10 2015
Wild animals are enduring lifelong misery for tourist entertainment. Stand with us in asking the travel industry and governments to end the exploitation of wildlife.
August 07 2015
Helen Proctor, our Sentience Manager, talks about the new trend to walk with lions and to pet lion cubs and the lifetime of suffering it causes them. Read her blog below:
August 04 2015
Days after the devastating news that Cecil the lion was killed during an illegal hunt in Zimbabwe, Delta Airlines announced that it will ban the shipment of all lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros, and buffalo trophies worldwide.
August 03 2015
In the wake of the public outrage over Cecil the lion’s death in Zimbabwe, U.S. lawmakers have taken measures to curb trophy hunting by drafting the CECIL Animal Trophies Act.
December 08 2014
We welcome today’s announcement that a taskforce will be created to combat the role of transport in facilitating wildlife crime, helping to alleviate the suffering of millions of wild animals.