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Elephants top the agenda at Geneva Wildlife Conference

Elephants top the agenda at Geneva Wildlife Conference

European and American conservation leaders today called on governments worldwide to support requests from African nations to end all trade in elephant ivory to safeguard the future of elephants.

Zimbabwe plans to sell its ivory stockpile to China

Zimbabwe Minister wants to sell her country’s supposed US$10 billion ivory stockpile to China using a possible international legal loophole. However, experts reply that not only is the minister misinformed that such a loophole exists but her assessment of the size and value of her nation’s stockpile is grossly overestimated.

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