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Tell Facebook to Shut Down Wildlife Traffickers on Its Platforms | African Wildlife Foundation
Animals  (tags: facebook, poaching, corruption, Black Market, ivory, elephants, rhinos, Endangered Species, illegal wildlife trade, crime, extinction, wildlife, conservation, ethics, law, society, protection, animalrights )

Julie
- 92 days ago - secure.awf.org
FB is not only running ads but also allowing groups dedicated to trading ivory and rhino horn, and Facebook Messenger is used to negotiate prices .Facilitating black market sales puts more elephants and rhinos directly in the crosshairs of poachers.
Sign : Japan: Stop Trading Ivory!
Animals  (tags: protect elephants, ivory, wildlife, trading, Japan, wildanimals, killing )

Katie
- 132 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Japan has more ivory wholesalers, manufacturers, and retailers than any other country in the world. The government's refusal to end its ivory trade is undermining historic strides being made by the international community to protect elephants
Hong Kong: End Ivory, Not Elephants ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, elephants, ivory, wildanimals, environment )

Cher
- 196 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Hong Kong is like ivory island -- home to a booming trade in their butchered body parts. As long as itâEUR(TM)s legal, more and more beautiful elephants will be slaughtered. At this rate, they could literally be wiped out in our lifetime.
Ladyfreethinker,Stop Brutal Elephant Poaching,Ban ALL Ivory in the Uk
Animals  (tags: ELEPHANTS, animalcruelty, abuse, poaching, ivory, animalwelfare, endangered, protection, wildlife, conservation )

Ruth
- 308 days ago - ladyfreethinker.org
Tragic picture!The uk is a large exporter of legal antique ivory & by allowing it to be sold despite a pledge to stop ,it is encouraging brutal poachers to get their illegal ivory onto the market with bloodshed for elephants.T. May needs to sort this &BAN
Botswana's Elephant Refugee Crisis
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, killing, persecution, poaching, ivory, refugees, Southern Africa )

RosemaryR
- 532 days ago - dogonews.com
Mention the word refugees, and the image that comes to mind is that of humans that have been forced to leave their countries due to war, persecution or natural disaster. Botswana, a landlocked country in Southern Africa, is facing a different kind
URGENT! SIGN! Stop the Elephant Slaughter!
Animals  (tags: Animal Welfare, Wildlife Welfare, Elephant Welfare, Ivory, Ban Ivory, Global Ban On Ivory, Demand EU Place Global Ban on Ivory, Urgent Action! )

Michelle
- 739 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Citizens from around the world call on the EU to shut down domestic ivory markets, support a complete ban on the global ivory trade which is fueling the poaching crisis and to list all African elephants under Appendix One in forthcoming CITES policies.
SIGN PLEASE! It's Time for China to Get a Grip on the Cruel Wild-Life Trade
Animals  (tags: wildlife trade, elephants, ivory, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, protection, suffering, killing, animaladvocates, cruelty )

AWAY AWHI
- 802 days ago - change.org
Every year at least 25,000 African elephants are killed for ivory. Tigers and rhinos are reduced to tiny populations.
Poaching for Ivory Stabilises But Elephant Decline Continues
Animals  (tags: elephants, poaching, ivory, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, crime, cruelty, death, endangered, environment, habitat, humans, wildanimals )

Lone
- 869 days ago - bbc.com
The number of elephants being killed for their ivory has stabilised but overall species numbers have continued to decline.
Lifeline for Elephants: Ivory Price Halves in China After Xi Pledges Ban
Animals  (tags: elephants, ivory, china, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, animalwelfare, environment, protection, wildanimals )

Lone
- 956 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The price of raw, illegal ivory has almost halved in China in the past 18 months because of growing public awareness, a promise from President Xi Jinping to ban the trade, a far-reaching anti-corruption drive and a slowing economy, according a new study
What Should China Do With Its Ivory Stockpile? Poll
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, ivory )

Elaine
- 972 days ago - focusingonwildlife.com
After years of defending and supporting a legal domestic trade in ivory, China made a big announcement in September: ItâEUR(TM)s shutting down the trade.
Urge the USA and China to Ban the Sale of Ivory From the Prehistoric Mammoth PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, extinction, ivory )

Anna
- 1029 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It has been suggested that ivory from the prehistoric mammoth should be banned from being traded, according to a report in the Independent.
Urge the U.S. FWS to Finalize An Ivory Rule With Teeth PETITION
Animals  (tags: animals, wildlife, protection, ivory )

Anna
- 1039 days ago - ifaw.org
Now is your chance to make your voice heard for elephants. Let the USFWS know that strong rules are essential to reducing the U.S.âEUR(TM)s role in the ivory trade.
Praise Toughest-Ever Sentence for Elephant Poachers
Animals  (tags: elephant poaching, elephants, kenya, ivory, sentence, prison, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, wildlife )

Lone
- 1051 days ago - animalpetitions.org
Two men convicted of the possession and sale of illegal ivory products are facing the toughest-ever sentence handed down by a Kenyan court. The men will be expected to pay a fine of 1 million Kenyan shillings
The New Black Market for Illegal Ivory Isn't Underground. It's on Craigslist.
Animals  (tags: craigslist, ivory, black markket, IFAW, Wildlife Conservation Society, abuse, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, animals, cruelty, death, endangered, wildlife )

Lone
- 1051 days ago - action.sumofus.org
A recent investigation by the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) and the Wildlife Conservation Society found that Craigslist users advertise 6,600 ivory and related wildlife products each year âEUR" worth over $15 million.
Zurich Airport Customs Seize Record 262 Kg of Ivory
Animals  (tags: ivory, Zurich customs seize record 262 kg, Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, Beijing )

Rosie
- 1082 days ago - ibtimes.co.uk
Zurich airport customs seized 262 kg of ivory in eight different suitcases at the beginning of July, during checks, the customs chief said on 4th August. The inspections were carried out on two cases from Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, travelling to Beijing.
 

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