The Source ISSUE NO.11 28 August 2019 – CITES CoP18 Notes

Compiled by Emmanuel Koro, African environmental journalist who has extensively written on environment and development issues in Africa IN THIS ISSUE: Derek Lewitton finds that CITES’s own statistics demonstrate a high tolerance for illegal trade. CITES a disaster for sustainable use. Global Hypocrisy with Respect to Ivory. DEREK LEWITTON WRITES: Notwithstanding the ‘trade ban’ imposed …