The Source ISSUE NO.9 26 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.   IN THIS ISSUE: CITES reforms from elephants to mice. CITES’ moment of madness as Israel asks it to ‘manage’ extinct woolly mammoths to save African elephants. CITES ironically punishes Namibia and Eswatini …