Namibias Export von 42 Elefanten widerspricht Artenschutzrecht

29. September 2021. The Export of 42 Wild-Caught Live Elephants from Namibia May Violate International Law Conservation and wildlife law experts call for immediate halt to capture and export of wild elephants from vulnerable desert-adapted population. Conservationists and wildlife trade experts from non-governmental organisations across the globe are calling for a halt to Namibia’s controversial capture and export of wild elephant family groups including from the country’s unique desert-adapted elephant population, already threatened by years of drought, habitat loss and trophy hunting. According to a number of conservation NGOs, the exports intended by Namibia — most likely headed to zoos and safari parks outside of Africa — may be in […]