Illegal wildlife trade…

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In just 44 years, we have lost 60% of wildlife.

Each year, millions of animals are caught in the wild. Sold as food, pets, accessories, souvenirs, medicine. People purchase illegal products from endangered species like elephants, tigers, rhinos, reptiles for medicinal purposes. An unprecedented spike. 

Wildlife trade is 4th most profitable illegal business after drugs, human trafficking, counterfeits. Criminals involved in illegal wildlife trade are distribute firearms, intimidate communities, bribe officials to achieve goals. Grown exponentially into an international organised crime network run by trafficking syndicates compromising international security. Risk extinction of vulnerable species.

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In just 44 years, we have lost 60% of wildlife.

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