WJC in the News

Mongabay, 12 April 2017

Great apes in Asian circus-style shows on rise — so is trafficking. Read the full article here.

 

The Star Online, 22 January 2017

Poachers target Asian jumbos. Read the full article here.

 

Marcus Asner, member of the Advisory Council, 18 January 2017

Article: To Catch a Wildlife Thief: Strategies and Suggestions for the Fight Against Illegal Wildlife Trafficking. Read the full article here.

 

Radio Australia, 14 January 2017

Inside Vietnam’s hidden wildlife trade since Government crackdown. Read the full article here.

 

UNCAC Coallition by Olivia Swaak-Goldman, Exec. Director WJC, 6 December 2016

UNCAC Obligations Invoked in Support of Efforts Against Wildlife Trafficking in Vietnam. Read the full article here.

 

Netwerk 24, 22 November 2016

Viëtnam met handelsboikot gedreig oor sluikhandel. Read the full article here.

 

The Huffington Post by Olivia Swaak-Goldman, Exec. Director WJC, 22 November 2016

Governments urged to support Viet Nam in implementing Public Hearing recommendations. Read the full article here.

 

National Geographic, 18 November 2016

Pangolins Released Into Wild May Be Recaptured and Eaten. Read the full article here.

 

Viet Nam News, 18 November 2016

VN, US work to combat wildlife trafficking. Read the full article here.

 

International Business Times, 18 November 2016

Illegal wildlife trafficking in Vietnam almost unchecked despite grand gestures, claims Hague. Read the full article here.

 

TRAFFIC, 18 November 2016

Illegal Wildlife Trade: Time for countries to match international commitments with national level actions. Read the full article here.

 

The Nation, 18 November 2016

Prince William issues dire warning on animal extinction. Read the full article here.

 

El Pais, written by Diego Garcia-Sayan – Accountability Panel member, 17 November 2016

Vida silvestre y crimen organizado. Read the full article here.

 

The Economic Times, 17 November 2016

A royal concern: Prince William issues dire warning on wildlife extinction. Read the full article here.

 

EIA, 17 November 2016

Hanoi Statement: Political talk worth little without action. Read the full article here.

 

Nu.NL, 16 November 2016

Vietnam moet harder optreden tegen illegale ivoorhandel. Read the full article here.

 

India Times, 16 November 2016

Wildlife Traffickers Are Openly Selling Animal Parts Worth Millions On Facebook. Read the full article here.

 

Mongabay, 16 November 2016

Public hearing concludes Vietnam fails to crack down on wildlife trafficking. Read the full article here.

 

De Volkskrant, 16 November 2016

Vietnam moet illegale handel wildlife-producten harder aanpakken. Read the full article here.

 

The Straits Times , 15 November 2016

Vietnamese village a ‘supermarket for illegal wildlife trade. Read the full article here.

 

Aftonbladet, 15 November 2016

Djursmugglare använder Facebook för att sälja elfenben. Read the full article here.

 

The Huffington Post, 15 November 2016

It’s Time for Vietnam to Crack Down on Illegal Wildlife Trade. Read the full article here.

 

National Geographic NL, 15 November 2016

Omvang illegale dierenhandel Vietnam besproken in Den Haag. Read the full article here.

 

China Daily, 15 November 2016

越南野生动物犯罪调查:野生动植物正义委员会宣布举行公开听证会. Read the full article here.

 

Al Jazeera, 14 November 2016

Exclusive: Vietnam’s ‘double standards’ in ivory trade.Read the full article here.

 

BBC Vietnam, 14 November 2016

VN chưa quyết liệt chống buôn lậu động vật. Read the full article here.

 

The Guardian, 14 November 2016

Wildlife smugglers using Facebook to sell ivory and rhino horn. Read the full article here.

 

Le Monde Afrique, 14 November 2016

Animaux sauvages : les routes du trafic. Read the full article here.

 

Nu.NL, 14 November 2016

Vietnam op het matje om illegale dierenhande. Read the full article here.

 

News Republika, 14 November 2016

Asia Masih Menggiurkan untuk Perdagangan Satwa Liar. Read the full article here.

 

News24, 13 November 2016

Mahlobo’s rhino poacher ‘mate’. Read the full article here.

 

SA People News, 13 November 2016

Major SA Politician Allegedly Exposed in Undercover Poaching Documentary. Read the full article here.

 

Al Jazeera English, 12 November 2016 

The Poachers Pipeline.

 

VNExpress, 11 November 2016  

Activists to expose Vietnam wildlife trafficking hub to int’l scrutiny. Read the full article here.

 

TRAFFIC, 11 November 2016

Viet Nam under scrutiny after remarkable sequence of ivory seizures. Read the full article here.

 

The Huffington Post by Olivia Swaak-Goldman, Exec. Director WJC, 11 November 2016  

Viet nam to destroy ivory & Rhino horn – Raising more questions than answers. Read the full article here.

 

The Economist, 10 November 2016

Grim pickings. Read the full article here.

 

Mongabay10 November 2016

Its own rhinos hunted to extinction, Vietnam is a hub for the rhino horn trade. Read the full article here.

 

BBC One, 31 October 2016

Saving Africa’s Elephants: Hugh and the Ivory War.

 

The Huffington Post by Olivia Swaak-Goldman, Exec. Director WJC27 September 2016

Viet Nam And Wildlife Crime: Good Initiatives Only Matter If They Are Fully Implemented. Read the full article here.

 

South China Morning Post, 27 September 2016

Vietnam slammed for doing little to stop rhino horn trafficking. Read the full article here.

 

Los Angeles Times, 23 September 2016

Vietnam, the biggest hub for illegal rhino horn trafficking, has done little to stop it. Read the full article here.

 

IOL – Independent News Group, 19 Sept 2016

Rhino trade kingpins to be named in public trial. Read the full article here.

 

Malaysia Digest, 15 September 2016

Evidence On The Atrocities Of Wildlife Trafficking To Be Presented In Int’l Public Hearing This November. Read the full article here.

 

Nieuwsuur – NOS,  14 September 2016

 

De Volkskrant, 14 September 2016

Vietnam als eerste voor Haagse ‘rechter’ om handel in ivoor. Read the full article here.

 

New Straits Times, 2 September 2016

12 animal traffickers nabbed, RM2mil worth of parts seized. Read the full article here.

 

National Geographic Nederland, 13 August 2016

Verdachten illegale dierenhandel Vietnam niet vervolgd. Read the full article here.

 

Netwerk24, 9 August 2016

Nhi Khe wêreld se ‘hoofkantoor’ vir stropers. Read the full article here.