International Trade in Endangered Species



Author:
TV2 Africa
Publisher:
TV2 Africa
Publication Date:
11 March 2013
Tags:
Legal and Judicial Affairs, Wildlife

The global trade in ivory and rhino horn tops the agenda at the convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, and officials are debating imposing bans on all wildlife trade in 19 countries unless they crack down on the poaching, smuggling and the sale of illegal ivory. VOA's Henry Ridgwell reports.