Businesses join hands to fight wildlife crime Society

Businesses join hands to fight wildlife crime

Leaders from 25 business associations in central provinces have pledged to combat illegal wildlife consumption by adopting new programmes to shed light on wildlife crime and the myths about consumption that are driving the trade in Vietnam.
Wildlife crime becomes more serious in Vietnam Environment

Wildlife crime becomes more serious in Vietnam

As wildlife-related crimes are able to generate profits almost equal to those from the trafficking of drugs, firearms, and human beings, they are quickly becoming increasingly more of a threat to Vietnam, according to an official from the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) Vietnam.
Wildlife trafficker gets 13 months in prison Environment

Wildlife trafficker gets 13 months in prison

The People’s Court of Ha Dong district in Hanoi on March 20 handed down a jail sentence of 13 months on Nguyen Mau Chien for smuggling 36kg of rhino horn, according to the Education for Nature Vietnam (ENV).
Wildlife crime manual circulated Environment

Wildlife crime manual circulated

The People’s Police Academy has launched the Vietnamese version of a manual by an int'll counter-trafficking organisation to help officials fight the black market trade in endangered wild animals.