TITLE

FOR TRINKETS, TONICS, AND TERRORISM: INTERNATIONAL WILDLIFE POACHING IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY

AUTHOR(S)
Khooshie Lai Panjabi, Ranee
PUB. DATE
September 2015
SOURCE
Georgia Journal of International & Comparative Law;Fall2014, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the rise in wildlife poaching which has brutal killing of animals and to the smuggling of their horns and tusks across the world. Topics discussed include risk facing elephants and rhinos, need of biodiversity conservation and need of global cooperation to minimize the wildlife poaching crime. It also mentions the role of Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) to protect endangered plants and animals.
ACCESSION #
109918038

 

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