South Africa perpetuates rhino horn black market by stockpiling, report says
/ 10 April 2024

South Africa perpetuates rhino horn black market by stockpiling, report says

Official figures on rhino horn stockpiles are ‘conflicting, inconsistent, untrustworthy and cannot be verified’, the report says

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Rhino poaching declines in Kruger, but poachers are on the rampage in KZN
/ 8 February 2023

Rhino poaching declines in Kruger, but poachers are on the rampage in KZN

Statistics confirm decline in rhino poaching losses in national parks from 451 in 2021 to 448 last year, the toll for private owners was 86

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Rhino poaching must be tackled as crime crisis, not as a conservation crisis
/ 26 September 2022

Rhino poaching must be tackled as crime crisis, not as a conservation crisis

Wildlife Justice Commission says law enforcement agencies must address it as transnational organised crime

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Facebook is a ‘major enabler’ of illegal trade in wildlife
/ 24 April 2022

Facebook is a ‘major enabler’ of illegal trade in wildlife

An Avaaz Investigation shows how its algorithms drag casual users into international wildlife trafficking rabbit hole

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Poachers in prisons tell their stories
/ 16 January 2021

Poachers in prisons tell their stories

Interviews with offenders provide insight into the structure of illegal wildlife trade networks

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