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26 September 2013

Governments and conservation partners launch new initiative to tackle the scourge of poaching, illegal ivory trade and associated national, regional and global security issues. 

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25 September 2013

Notorious elephant poaching twin brothers are standing trial this week charged with having killed more than 100 elephants...

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08 August 2013

On the same day this week, two major incidents related to the ivory trade took place: a key ivory trafficker in West Africa was arrested and a massive seizure of ivory was made...

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28 July 2013

This month marked the twenty fourth anniversary of the first ivory burn.

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19 July 2013

A haul of 1,148 pieces of ivory tusks have been seized by Hong Kong customs authorities.

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19 July 2013

Less than two weeks away from World Ranger Day on the 31st of July, two Kenyan wildlife officers have been killed in two separate incidents with poachers in Kipini Conservancy in Tana River County. 

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18 July 2013

This week sees two good news stories coming out of the central African courts, courtesy of tireless work by Born Free’s law enforcement partners.

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13 July 2013

A fisheries officer from the National Service Unit, has reportedly been charged in a Dar es Salaam court with the possession of over1,120 elephant
 tusks. 

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10 July 2013

Yesterday a joint operation between multiple Kenyan authorities resulted in the seizure of over 3 tonnes of ivory concealed in a container and declared as peanuts. 

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23 June 2013

With a population of between 4,000 and 5,000 elephants, Burkina Faso is home to the largest remaining elephant population in West Africa.

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