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 …

The Source ISSUE NO.1 16 August 2019 – CITES CoP18 Notes

CoP18 — Geneva, Switzerland Compiled by Emmanuel Koro, African environmental journalist who has extensively written on environment and development issues in Africa POLITICAL THOUGHT TO CONSIDER: IN THIS ISSUE: The World Wildlife Fund (WWF) is now a hardcore animal rights group. • One of the most dominant of the Western environmental groups— the WWF has …