Trading Ideas provides a space for everyone working on the illegal and unsustainable wildlife trade to share information, exchange knowledge and connect with one another.

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Neil C. D'Cruze
Jenny Daltry

Updates & Announcements

  • Illegal Wildlife Trade Symposium 2018April 3, 2018 - 8:40 am

    The Oxford Martin Programme on the Illegal Wildlife Trade (OMP-IWT) is thrilled to announce its 2nd Symposium on Illegal Wildlife Trade (IWT), which will be hosted in partnership with BIOSEC University of Sheffield, Lancaster Environmental Centre, the Durrell Institute of Conservation and Ecology and associated with the Royal Society. The meeting will be held in […]

  • Global Coalition to End Wildlife Trafficking OnlineMarch 22, 2018 - 8:49 am

    Advances in technology and connectivity across the world, combined with rising buying power and demand for illegal wildlife products, have increased the ease of exchange from poacher to consumer. As a result, an unregulated online market allows criminals to sell illegally obtained wildlife products across the globe. Purchasing elephant ivory, tiger cubs, and pangolin scales […]

  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums and U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance Join ForcesMarch 20, 2018 - 8:53 am

    In mid-February, the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) and the U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance (USWTA) announced their joining of forces in a united effort to fight the global epidemic of wildlife trafficking. San Diego Zoo Global, along with several other conservation-based accredited zoos, has pledged to support this effort through action, leadership and resources. […]

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