July 20, 2012
A document prepared for the 62nd meeting of CITES Standing Committee.
Africa, Asia, China, CITES, corruption, elephants, environmental crime, illegal wildlife trade, ivory, rhino, rhinos, tigers
Elephants, Illegal Wildlife Trade, Reports, Rhino, Tigers
July 12, 2012
A report highlighting the criminal activities of an oil palm plantation company operating in Kalimantan, Indonesia, and the failures of various levels of government to properly investigate and prosecute. Download Testing the Law in Indonesian here. Read the original dossier submitted to the Indonesian authorities, in English and in Indonesian.
AMDAL, Asia, BEST Group, climate change, CO2 emissions, corruption, deforestation, Ecosystems & Biodiversity, Enforcement, environmental crime, forest governance, forest loss, Global Climate, habitat destruction, illegal logging, kabupaten, Kalimantan, oil palm, orang-utan, orangutan, our partners, palm oil, peat, peat swamp, peatland, PT SCP, PT Suryamas Cipta Perkasa, REDD, Telapak, timber mafia, undercover investigation
Forest Conversion, Forest Governance, Forest Loss, Habitat Destruction, Illegal Logging, News, Reports
July 2, 2012
A briefing to the 64th Annual Meeting of the International Whaling Commission, in Panama, on the impacts of marine debris on cetaceans.
commercial whaling, dolphins & porpoises, Ecosystems & Biodiversity, habitat destruction, International Whaling Commission, IWC, litter, marine debris, Panama, plastic, pollutants, whales
Cetaceans, Habitat Destruction, Reports
June 6, 2012
A report revealing how hundreds of whale products are being offered for sale on the Japanese website of internet search engine company Yahoo!.
Asia, CITES, commercial whaling, dolphins & porpoises, Ecosystems & Biodiversity, Enforcement, Humane Society International, Iceland, internet, IWC, Japan, mercury, Natural Resources Defense Council, PCBs, Ross Levinsohn, whales, Yahoo!, Yahoo! Japan
Cetaceans, Illegal Wildlife Trade, Reports
May 31, 2012
A report by EIA and other international environmental organisations, documenting how for the past 20 years Denmark has actively supported countries which practice commercial whaling, repeatedly leading to conflict with other EU member states.
CITES, commercial whaling, Denmark, dolphins & porpoises, European Union, Faroe Islands, fin whale, Greenland, Iceland, IWC, Japan, whales
Cetaceans, Environmental Crime & Governance, Illegal Wildlife Trade, Reports
May 29, 2012
A report examining the prospects and viability of an early phase-out of fluorinated greenhouse gases.
CFCs, climate change, CO2 emissions, European Union, F-gas, F-Gas Regulation, f-gases, Global Climate, HCFCs, HFCs, Kauffield Report, Montreal Protocol
Climate Changing Refrigerants, F-gases, Global Climate, Reports