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Rhino Poaching Falls By 63% in Namibia

Rhino poaching has fallen 63 percent year-on-year in Namibia. According to the Ministry of Environment and Tourism, there were 46 incidents reported in 2019. This year, there have been 17 so far. This is a...
Sotheby’s and Bonhams Ban $4 Million Worth of Rhino Horn Artifacts From Auction

World’s Largest Auctioneer Bans Sale of $4 Million Worth of Rhino Horn

UK auction houses Sotheby’s and Bonhams recently decided not to sell 21 lots of antique rhino horn items. They made the call after “mounting pressure and criticism from wildlife conservation groups,” NPR reported. The auction houses...

Zimbabwe’s New President Places Ban on Live Elephant Trade

UPDATE January 25, 2018: Conflicting messages on this story from the Zimbabwe government led us to report inaccurately on January 21st, 2018, that a final decision had been made on the country's ban of...