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WWF calls for a halt to illegal wildlife trade

WWF calls for a halt to illegal wildlife trade

One of the wild animals most threatened by trafficking is the pangolin. The world is currently grappling with the worst public health emergency in recent memory. The recent outbreak of COVID-19 has brought the link between zoonotic diseases – those transmitted from animals to humans – and wildlife trade into …

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EWT responds to China’s illegal wildlife trade ban

EWT responds to China’s illegal wildlife trade ban

The Endangered Wildlife Trust (EWT) welcomes the announcement by the Chinese Communist Party to enforce the ban on illegal wildlife trade and increase regulation of wildlife markets. Evidence points to wildlife markets as a source of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), which has resulted in human and economic costs. The EWT …

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