Ivory art is elephant in the room for MPs

MPs debating the ivory bill must distinguish between the illegal market and the legitimate sale of significant works of art, says Martin Levy. Cecilia Grayson draws parallels between the ivory trade and the food industry

The Guardian

Last updated on 13 July 2018

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Kingdom
Region: 
Europe
Threats: 
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Loxodonta cyclotis
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals