Africa

Pinker Elefant gerettet

Ein junges Elefantenweibchen wäre beinahe in der Schlinge eines Wilderers verendet. Doch Tierschützer konnten das seltene Tier mit rosa Haut und blauen Augen retten.

03 February 2020

Call for Proposals for the African Elephant Fund

20 December 2019

Study tracks first incursion of poachers into ‘pristine’ African forest

Elephant poachers are using logging roads to infiltrate some of the last remaining pristine forests in Central Africa, according to a study published in July.

03 Octobre 2019

Le commerce international d’éléphants sauvages venus d’Afrique va être drastiquement restreint

En dehors de « circonstances exceptionnelles », seuls les lieux de conservation in situ pourraient acheter des individus appartenant à cette espèce en dangereux recul.

27 August 2019

Zoo trade in baby elephants banned internationally

A near-total ban on taking baby African elephants from the wild and selling them to zoos has been approved at a meeting in Geneva.

27 August 2019

Near-total ban imposed on sending wild African elephants to zoos

Cites, the global wildlife trade regulator, approves ‘momentous’ decision after EU adds loophole

27 August 2019

The five: endangered species in line for a boost to their protection

The international Cites wildlife summit in Geneva is cracking down on the trade in threatened creatures this month

25 August 2019

Wildlife summit votes down plan to allow sale of huge ivory stockpile

Some African nations at Cites conference argue sales would provide much-needed income

22 August 2019