A Public Guidance Publication: The Importance of an Animal’s Four Life-Quarters

The True Green Alliance A Public Guidance Publication Understanding The Principles And Practices Of Wildlife Management One does not become ‘comfortable’ with wildlife management affairs until you have completed Malcolm Gladwell’s proverbial 10 000 hours of service to its study and application. What does that make me, then, after 60 years of total passion and dedication? …

The Trade in Rhino Horn and Ivory in China

An opinion statement by the TRUE GREEN ALLIANCE of SOUTH AFRICA (TGA) The recent attempt to auction old rhino horn artefacts in Hong Kong failed because of Western World NGO interference. In effect, they ‘shamed’ the Chinese people into abandoning the auction with typical Western bullying tactics – a despicable terrorist activity under any situation. …

The CITES Controversy

THE TRUE GREEN ALLIANCE A Public Guidance Position Statement Subject: The CITES Controversy (The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species) A South African Perspective Special Note: This paper is specifically written for the elucidation of the Chinese people. It contains information that should be read by the Chinese President, Xi Jinping. It repudiates the …

The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Re: The Zimbabwean Elephant Trophy Ban

THE TRUE GREEN ALLIANCE A Public Guidance Position Statement Subject: The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Re: The Zimbabwean Elephant Trophy Ban DRAFT – January 2018 ________________________ A Southern African Point of View This statement is a service to society. Its purpose is to create a better informed world public about Africa and its wildlife. …

The Leopard & Its Endangered Species Ranking

A Public Guidance Position Statement Subject: The U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service The Leopard & Its Endangered Species Ranking  A Southern African Point of View This statement is a service to society. Its purpose is to create a better informed world public about Africa and its wildlife.  INTRODUCTION In response to a petition received by …

Controversy Surrounding Hunting, The Captive Breeding of Lions and The Hunting of Captive-Bred Lions, in South Africa

THE TRUE GREEN ALLIANCE  –  A Public Guidance Position Statement The captive-bred lion hunting (a.k.a. canned lion hunting) controversy had an unfortunate consequence for the professional hunting industry in South Africa in 2017. Two factions arose comprising: (1) Those professional hunters who want to stop the Captive Breeding of Lions (CBL) and to stop what …

TGA Media Information Report

THE TRUE GREEN ALLIANCE (TGA) Association not for gain incorporated in terms of Section 21 of the Companies Act NPC Registration number: 2016/537572/08 PBO Registration number: 930060314 The True Green Alliance is a non-government, Non Profit Organisation (NPO) and Public Benefit Organisation (PBO) that promotes caring for the earth and sustainable living practices throughout the …

The Animal Rights Doctrine – Public Guidance

Public Guidance – Position Statement (1) The True Green Alliance (TGA) considers the application of honest science to be the only vehicle that can provide mankind with an understanding of the natural world; and that can offer the information necessary to develop rational and effective methods to manage the earth’s living resources (both domestic and …

TGA Opinion on Botswana’s Wildlife Management Programme

I have been asked by many people to give my opinion on Botswana’s wildlife management programme; its elephant management programme in particular; and the current demand by some MPs to have hunting reinstated. The article – Botswana MPs want wildlife hunting ban lifted ahead of talks – refers. The TGA is not in a popularity …

TGA’s View on The Animal Rights Doctrine

THE TRUE GREEN ALLIANCE A Public Guidance Position Statement (1) Revised September 2016   Subject: The Animal Rights Doctrine The True Green Alliance (TGA) considers the application of honest science to be the only vehicle that can provide mankind with an understanding of the natural world; and that can offer the information necessary to develop …