Amboseli Trust for Elephants
The Amboseli Trust for Elephants aims to ensure the long-term conservation and welfare of Africa's elephants in the context of human needs and pressures through scientific research, training, community outreach, public awareness and advocacy.
Born Free Foundation
The Born Free Foundation is an international wildlife charity working to stop individual wild animal suffering and protect threatened species in the wild. Bloodyivory.org is a Born Free project.
Celia Ho, nicknamed ‘The Elephant Girl’ by Jane Goodall, was touched by ‘Blood Ivory’ written by Bryan Christy in National Geographic. She then set up an Ivory Ban Campaign based in Hong Kong, supported worldwide by many organizations and schools. She inspires others to protect elephants with essays, songs, videos and talks. With people united, she believes we can save elephants from the bloody poaching.
Celia何昕琦, 著名靈長類動物學家 Dr. Jane Goodall為她起了個綽號”大象女孩”。她閱讀了國家地理雜誌的一篇文章，名為 ”血象牙” (作者:Bryan Christy)後受到感染，成立”反對象牙貿易運動”， 幫助大象並告知人們龐大的象牙需求令偷獵大象巳到了一個失控的地步︰每年超過 25,000 至 35,000 的大象被屠殺。大多數象牙都被偷運到亞洲，然後它被雕刻成精巧的象牙裝飾品。然而，大多數人都不知道，象牙是來自被殺死的大象；如果人們繼續購買象牙，大象會在15年內消失。請幫助Celia，支持她的海報，告訴你的家人和朋友，大屠殺必須停止。
Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES)
The United Nations convention is an international agreement between governments which provides varying levels of protection for species that are or may be in danger of extinction from international trade.
The purpose of The Elephant Charter is to provide a set of guiding Principles, based on elephant biology, to form a touchstone for anyone needing to address elephant interests. Buttressed by its Appendix, The Elephant Charter represents a consensus of the nature of elephants. It is intended to promote scientifically sound and ethical management and care of all elephants, providing guidance to law and policy makers, enforcement agencies and the courts, organizations, institutions and international bodies, as well as to managers of wild and captive elephants.
Elephant family exists to save the Asian elephant from extinction in the wild, along with tigers, orangutans and all the other animals who share their habitat. Working with local people and partner NGOs, they currently fund 12 projects across Asia and invest where it is needed most: to protect habitat, prevent conflict and reconnect the forest homes of the endangered Asian elephant.
Elephant Voices works to advance the study of elephant cognition, communication and social behavior, and to promote the scientifically sound and ethical management and care of elephants This is accomplished through research, conservation, education and advocacy.
INTERPOL Wildlife Crime Working Group
INTERPOL is the world’s largest international police organization, with 188 member countries. It facilitates cross-border police co-operation, and supports and assists all organizations, authorities and services whose mission is to prevent or combat international crime. The INTERPOL Wildlife Crime Working Group focuses the expertise and experience of law enforcement officers, be it on the poaching, trafficking or possession of legally protected flora and fauna, and welcomes participation from all member countries.
IUCN/SSC African Elephant Specialist Group (AfESG)
The African Elephant Specialist Group (AfESG) is a group of technical experts focusing on the conservation and management of African elephants. The broad aim of the AfESG is to promote the long-term conservation of Africa's elephants and, where possible, the recovery of their population to viable levels.
IUCN/SSC Asian Elephant Specialist Group (AsESG)
The Asian Elephant Specialist Group (AsESG) is a global network of specialists (both scientists and non-scientists) concerned with the study, monitoring, management, and conservation of Asian elephants. The overall aim of the AsESG is to promote the long-term conservation of Asia's elephants and, where possible, the recovery of their populations to viable levels.
Save the Elephants
Save the elephants aims to secure a future for elephants and sustain the beauty and ecological integrity of the places they live, to promote man’s delight in their intelligence and the diversity of their world and to develop a tolerant relationship between the two species.
Species Survival Network (SSN)
Founded in 1992, SSN is an international coalition of over eighty non-governmental organizations (NGOs) committed to the promotion, enhancement, and strict enforcement of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). Through scientific and legal research, education and advocacy, SSN is working to prevent over-exploitation of animals and plants due to international trade.
Centre for Conservation Biology, University of Washington
UoW's Centre for Conservation Biology addresses the continually evolving need for tools to monitor human and other environmental impacts on threatened and endangered species throughout the world. The Centre's Dr Samuel Wasser has pioneered genetic techniques which enable seized ivory to be traced back to its origin in a range country through DNA analysis, allowing identification of poaching hotspots and smuggling routes, and forcing governments to confront the truth about poaching in their countries.
Last Great Ape Organisation
Based in Cameroon LAGA is the only wildlife law enforcement NGO in Africa. Working with governments they have been responsible for a large number of arrests for wildlife crime - including illegal ivory trade.