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Euractiv

Euractiv
(August 01, 2018)   -   The EU has become a global leader in tackling the illegal trade in wild animals and their products but needs to do more to address the wildlife crime happening on its doorstep.

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Euractiv

Euractiv
(June 15, 2018)   -   A momentous decision on elephant ivory falls to Europe. As long as ivory can be sold in domestic markets, illegal ivory will be laundered by traffickers through these legal markets, driving further poaching and trafficking.

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WCS - Press Release

WCS - Press Release
(April 03, 2018)   -   NGOs welcome the UK ivory trade ban and urge the EU to follow suit and adopt similarly tough measures.

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WCS - Press Release

WCS - Press Release
(February 07, 2018)   -   NGOs urge the EU to develop a formal action plan to combat deforestation and forest degradation around the world. 

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WCS - Press Release

WCS - Press Release
(December 13, 2017)   -   NGOs demand a ban on EU ivory trade: Why closure of ivory markets in Europe is needed.

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National Geographic

National Geographic
(December 07, 2017)   -   The time has come for an EU-wide domestic ivory ban.

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The Parliament Magazine

The Parliament Magazine
(November 23, 2017)   -   Emma Stokes tells us about the dangers from poachers, how demand for ivory and bushmeat is threatening species, and the effectiveness of EU policy on the ground.

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UK Government - Press Release

UK Government - Press Release
(October 06, 2017)   -   The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs is seeking views on banning UK sales of ivory, and seeking evidence on the effect this change will have.

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European Commission - Press Release

European Commission - Press Release
(September 15, 2017)   -   The EU launched a public consultation on ivory trade in the EU to help guiding the Commission's approach to ivory trade and against ivory trafficking.

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CITES - Press Release

CITES - Press Release
(September 12, 2017)   -   CITES welcomes new powerful UN resolution on tackling illicit wildlife trafficking.

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