Empowering African policymakers to combat wildlife trafficking

In the past decade, the African elephant population has declined by an estimated 111,000, according to a 2016 report, primarily due to poaching.

UN Environment

Last updated on 10 April 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Region: 
Africa
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals
CMS tags: 
conservation