Entries in ivory (7)

Monday
Jun132016

Swaziland Lifts The Ban On Ivory Trade

Just as Kenya amazed the world with its stand against the ivory trade by burning 105 tonnes of Elephant tusks and 1.5 tonnes of Rhino horns that had been confiscated by local authorities, Swaziland quietly lifted its own ban on the trading of ivory products.

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Thursday
Dec102015

Poaching Power: A Rarely Told Story

The death of Cecil earlier this year evoked outrage across the planet, with people up in arms over the death of one of Africa’s favourite lions. The killer, a dentist from Minnesota, endured the wrath of many, but the real villains are those that do not make the front pages.

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Tuesday
Oct152013

Poachers in Zimbabwe use cyanide in new form of illegal killing

A new form of poaching is finding its way into national parks across Zimbabwe.

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Thursday
Mar212013

Thai buddhist leaders pray for elephants

Thai Buddhist leaders prayed for poached elephants and call for an end to the use and trade of ivory.

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Tuesday
Feb192013

Black Rhino and Elephant Conservation in Zimbabwe

Black Rhinos were once a common sight throughout sub Saharan Africa, 200,000 of them used to roam the continent in 1960. Read about Frontier's Black Rhino and Elephant Conservation project in Zimbabwe.

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Thursday
Oct182012

WWF and the alliance of religions and conservation

WWF (World Wildlife Fund) supports alliance between religion and conservation in attempt to reduce illegal ivory and rhino horn trade. In Nairobi on the 21 September 2012, 50 African religious representatives from different faiths and countries came together to call for the end of the illegal wildlife trade that is annihilating the continent’s elephant and rhino populations.

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Sunday
Oct142012

Science Club - Weekly Round Up 

This is your chance to catch up with all of the week's Science Club news in one handy place. From bats to elephants, here is what has been going on this week ...

 

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