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March 19, 2014

Law Enforcement Efforts Underway to Combat Wildlife Trafficking

My colleagues and I in the Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) are focused on the topic… more
March 3, 2014

Opinion: End Illegal Wildlife Trafficking on World Wildlife Day

Today, the world celebrates the first ever World Wildlife Day . Here in America, the bald eagle, the grizzly bear,… more
November 14, 2013

The Crush on Wildlife

Today, in Denver, the Department of the Interior is destroying the United States' entire stock of confiscated contraband ivory --… more
June 4, 2012

Building Sub-Regional Cooperation for a Wildlife Enforcement Network

Upon flying into Libreville, Gabon I was greeted by lush tropical forest landscapes lining an open coastline and hot, humid… more
May 23, 2012

Illegal Wildlife Trade: A Survey of Greed, Tragedy, and Ignorance

Since the beginning of 2012, over 250 elephants have been killed in Cameroon. Adults are being slaughtered for ivory to… more
October 24, 2011

DipNote: The Week in Review

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Managing Editor Luke Forgerson recaps events of the week, including travel… more
October 19, 2011

Gabon: Former Refugees Can Move Forward With Their Lives

Many of us have closely followed the situation of Congolese refugees in Gabon. I applaud the productive collaboration between the… more

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