News Articles for "International Ivory Trade"
Online ivory trade threatens Africa's elephants
Conservationists say there's a new threat to the survival of Africa's endangered elephants that may be just as deadly as poachers' bullets: the black-mark...read more
Thailand's prime minister vows to end ivory trade
Facing the possibility of sanctions, Thailand's prime minister vowed for the first time to work toward ending her country's trade in ivory. But she gave n...read more
UN urges end to illegal wildlife trade
The world must clamp down hard on the illegal global wildlife trade, the head of the United Nations environment agency has warned, calling it a multibillio...read more
An international conservation group on Tuesday urged Thailand to ban all ivory trading, warning that rising demand for tusks is fueling an unprecedented s...read more