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JANE GOODALL’s Singapore Botanical Gardens Talk: A Message of Hope

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Yesterday was definitely one of the highlights in my life- to spend a few hours in the company of one of the most dignified, discerning, compassionate and empowering persons in the world. What a privilege it was to have had, Dr. Jane Goodall, renowed primatologist and conservationist share her message of hope to the staff […]

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August 3rd, 2009 | Posted in Animals/Wildlife,Biodiversity,Green Activism,Wildlife | Read More »

Illegal trade in endangered species: Part II The demand side

I ended the previous blog by saying that the demand side of the equation, namely the demand for exotic and endangered animals, live as pets, or dead as products has to be addressed by consumers. Without demand, there would be no incentive for black market to flourish. Here’s is the ECOWALK appeal:

December 8th, 2008 | Posted in Animals/Wildlife | Read More »

Trade in endangered wild animals: Part I

Black Market Wildlife Trade

One look at the cover and I braced myself for a very disturbing book. Black Market: Inside the Endangered Species Trade in Asia  by veteran journalist, Ben Davis along with distinguished photographers, takes a shocking look at the illegal markets in wildlife and exotic species in Asia. This superb book is a must read for anyone […]

December 6th, 2008 | Posted in Animals/Wildlife,Animals/Wildlife | Read More »

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