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UN recognizes severity of wildlife crimes
Members of the United Nations Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice Friday passed a ...
Revised palm oil standards a positive step forward - but companies now need to perform at the highest level
WWF has welcomed revised standards for sustainable palm oil that were endorsed by the Roundtable ...
Field reports indicate slaughter of elephants, conservation staff evacuated
WWF and WCS have received alarming reports from their field operations that elephants are being ...
Japan and Russia increase penalties for wildlife crimes
Japan’s announcement that it intends to raise the penalties for those convicted of wildlife ...
Russian forests and tigers left floored by illegal logging
The forests of the Russian Far East are being pushed to the brink of destruction due to pervasive, ...
Orphaned rhino struggles to survive after mother killed
An Indian rhino calf that lost its mother to poachers is clinging to life with the help of WWF.
Not much protected and no commitment to restoration in APP forest promises
The much-touted new deforestation policy of controversial paper giant Asia Pulp & Paper (APP) ...
Sumatran rhino footprints found in Borneo
WWF-Indonesia has found fresh footprints resembling those of a critically endangered Sumatran rhino ...
Yangtze finless porpoise population nosedives to 1,000
The Yangtze finless porpoise population has declined to a mere 1,000 individuals, making the ...
WWF: Maintenance of fossil fuel subsidies is a global scandal, supporting IMF findings
The continued maintenance of fossil fuel subsidies is a global scandal and governments should work ...