Posted in Conservation Country News South Africa

News Feature, 5th October 2018

Staff Hail Edna Molewa as a Fearless Fighter Against Wildlife Crime By Zimasa Matiwane, Times Live Late environmental affairs minister Edna Molewa has been hailed…

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Posted in Country Crime Law Enforcement News South Africa

News Feature, 20th September 2018

Cops Urged to Keep Eye on Released Wildlife Trafficker By Apinya Wipatayotin, Bangkok Post Police have been alerted after the release of Chumlong Lemthongthai, one of…

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Posted in Biodiversity Blog Conservation Country Policy South Africa

Wildlife Policies in South Africa

South Africa’s wildlife conservation is guided by a number of policies and strategies including the White Paper on the Conservation and Sustainable Use of South Africa’s Biological Diversity of 1997, the National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan of 2005, the National Biodiversity Framework of 2008 and the National Protected Area Expansion Strategy also of 2008, among others.

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Posted in Conservation Country Crime News Prosecution South Africa

News Feature, 17th August 2018

South Africa Rhino Poaching: ‘Bribes Paid to Court Syndicate’ By Alastair Leithead, BBC News, South Africa A police informant has told the BBC he was the…

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Posted in Biodiversity Country Law Enforcement News South Africa

News Feature, 30th July 2018

South Africa Almost Doubles Annual Quota of Lion Bones Exported for Traditional Chinese Medicine A major report on the practice has been published after South African…

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Posted in Country Crime Law Enforcement News South Africa

News Feature, July 16 2018

Rhino poaching: Latest Figures Show a Decade of Bloodshed in South Africa When just 13 rhinos were poached in South Africa in 2007, it seemed…

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Posted in News South Africa

In Africa, Geneticists Are Hunting Poachers

In Africa, Geneticists Are Hunting Poachers South African authorities long had eyes on Rogers Mukwena. They knew the former schoolteacher was wanted in Zimbabwe for…

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Posted in Country News South Africa

News Feature, July 13th 2018

Rhino Poachers Were Eaten By Lions After Breaking Into A Wildlife Reserve In South Africa A wildlife reserve in South Africa says that a group…

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