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Hong Kong Customs displays 82.5kg of rhino horns from South Africa and destined for Malaysia. Photo: ISD
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Japan’s Latest Tokyo 2020 Supporter Leads the World’s Elephant Ivory Sales

Japan’s leading online retailer of elephant ivory products, Yahoo Japan Corporation, is one of the most recent official supporters of the upcoming 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, as announced by the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (Tokyo 2020). With thousands of ivory products for sale online in the largest remaining legal […]

Hong Kong Customs displays 82.5kg of rhino horns from South Africa and destined for Malaysia. Photo: ISD
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Time for the Montreal Protocol to Step Up Its Fight Against Ozone Damage and Global Warming

As the 41st Open-Ended Working Group of the Montreal Protocol opened yesterday (2 July) in Bangkok, EIA released the new briefing High Stakes with recommendations for tougher and more effective commitments under the Montreal Protocol. After more than three decades as the world’s most successful international environmental agreement, the Montreal Protocol is now being put […]

Raw Intelligence: GOCA
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Raw Intelligence: TBNI

Big Money, Big Cheating: Keeping Profits High and Hidden in the Gabonese Logging Industry   Raw Intelligence Series – #3 TBNI The managers of the company Transport Bois Négoce International (TBNI) know how to make big money off logging the Congo Basin forest while keeping their profit hidden from Gabonese authorities. Yet their methods remain […]

Raw Intelligence: GOCA
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Intelligence Brute: TBNI

Gros argent, grosse arnaque : maintenir des revenus élevés et cachés dans l’industrie forestière gabonaise Série Intelligence Brute – TBNI n ° 3 Les dirigeants de la société Transport Bois Négoce International (TBNI) savent comment gagner beaucoup d’argent en exploitant les forêts du Bassin du Congo, tout en gardant leurs bénéfices bien cachés aux yeux […]

Raw Intelligence: GOCA
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Intelligence Brute: WCTS

« On ne peut pas survivre si on suit les règles »: Comment la surexploitation massive et le blanchiment d’argent automatique sont devenus la norme dans les forêts du Gabon Série Intelligence Brute d’EIA – N°2 WCTS Leurs pairs de l’industrie du bois au Gabon les considèrent comme l’une des entreprises les plus crapuleuses du […]

Raw Intelligence: GOCA
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Raw Intelligence: WCTS

“One Cannot Survive Going By the Rules”: How Colossal Overharvesting and Money Laundering Became the Standard in the Forests of Gabon EIA Raw Intelligence Series – #2 WCTS Their peers in the Gabonese timber industry call them one of the most lawless companies operating in the country. In this second installment of EIA’s Raw Intelligence […]