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Tanzania, Zambia Bid for One-Off Ivory Sales Fail


Animals  (tags: endangered, illegal trade, elephant tusks, poaching )

Eleanora
- 3254 days ago - centurylink.net
Proposals by Tanzania and Zambia to weaken the 21-year-old ban on ivory sales were shot down by a U.N. conservation meeting Monday over fears it would fuel the illegal trade of elephant tusks.The 175-nation Convention on International Trade in Endangered



   

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