Six offenders were severely arrested due to illegal hunting of wildlife animals at the buffer zone of Bach Ma National Park.
On the afternoon of August 19th, the leader of Bach Ma National Park ( Thua Thien Hue province) announced that the Nam Dong district’s police officers were investigating and dealing with offenders that were involved in the illegal hunting of wildlife animals at the buffer zone of Bach Ma National Park. Many days ago, on […]
A Vietnamese man was severely accused by South Africa police officers with a record haul of wildlife trading, over 60 kilograms of exhibits were found.
After 4 months of investigation, the arrest was officially carried out on August 12th while the police officers were searching his farm in Bela-Bela town of Limpopo province, and 2 storage facilities at Pretoria. According to the South Africa Ministry of Environment, the Vietnamese man was arrested due to “involvement in an illegal wildlife trading […]
On August 4, 2021, Nghe An Provincial Police had initial information about the seizure of 17 tigers illegally held in captivity at two households in Do Thanh commune, Yen Thanh district, on the morning of the same day. However, on August 6, Senior Colonel Tran Phuc Thinh, Head of the Environmental Police Department – Nghe […]
A representative of the Education for Nature Center (ENV) said that from 2018 until now, authorities have recorded and confiscated more than 15 tons of ivory at (how many) ports in Vietnam. However, no one has yet been held responsible for these shipments. “Those may belong to a large transnational wildlife trade network operating in […]
On August 4, the Environmental Police Department in Nghe An Province – North-central of Vietnam coordinated with authorities to arrest 17 tigers illegally kept in captivity, in Do Thanh commune, Yen Thanh district (Nghe An). On Wednesday evening, the Department of Public Security in Nghe An Province released early information about a case in which […]
The report shows that this is both a development and humanitarian issue as well as a concern about conservation, and threatens to diverge from Sustainable Development goals. Hanoi, July 8 2021 – According to a report by WWF and the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) released today, human-wildlife conflict is one of the major threats […]
Wild animal killing tricks – EPISODE 1: TRICKS THAT SEND ALL WILD ANIMALS IN THE RED LIST TO “HEAVEN”
The series of “Investigative Reportage: Wild animal killing tricks” created by a group of reporters of Dan Viet newspaper reveals to readers the inside details of the illegal wildlife hunting and trafficking “business” of the criminals. For more than a year of close follow-up and investigative contact, reporters have witnessed with their own eyes a […]
With less than 3,900 tigers left in the wild, we need to focus on more impactful ways to tackle the trafficking of tiger parts and products. Investigating and analysing the convergence of wildlife crime with other forms of serious and organised crime can offer a strategic upper hand in the fight for wildlife justice. This […]
In response to the spirit of World Conservation Day 28/07/2021, VIEWS AWARDS 2021 with the topic “TRACING THE BUSHMEAT SPECIALTIES” was officially announced. This year’s theme will focus on aspects of the “culture” of eating bush meat in Vietnam, as well as the origin behind the names of bushmeat labeled “specialties”. We are waiting for […]
The subjects were sentenced to 12 and 10 years in prison for illegally storing and trading 39 tortoiseshell specimens – a precious sea turtle in Vietnam. On June 18, the People’s Court of Go Dau district (Tay Ninh province) opened a first-instance court hearing the most prominent case of trading in sea turtle specimens discovered […]