International Trade in Endangered Species

TV2 Africa
TV2 Africa
Publication Date:
11 March 2013
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.