Kenya's new front in poaching battle: 'the future is in the hands of our communities'

In a country hit by a devastating poaching surge for rhino horn and elephant ivory, local people are turning the tide – but the wider problems of demand, corruption and organised crime remain

The Guardian

Last updated on 31 May 2016

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Kenya
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Unsustainable hunting and trapping
Illegal trade
Species: 
Loxodonta africana
Loxodonta cyclotis
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals