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Hanoi: Wildlife Conservation Events for the Public | Embassy of the United States

All of the below events are open for the public. We would like you to plan carefully before registering with us so that we have enough seats for participants. If you register for our events but change your plan, kindly notify us by email to irchanoi@gmail.com.

 

Wildlife Conservation Film Festival  

American Music and Dance

Soft Skills Training: Becoming an Ideal Colleague: Respectful, Responsible, and Reliable

 

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Animal Attraction: Suit Filed Against Wyoming's Kill‐at‐Will Wolf Policy - KHOU (blog)

Animal Attraction: Suit Filed Against Wyoming's Kill‐at‐Will Wolf Policy - KHOU (blog) | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
OregonLive.comAnimal Attraction: Suit Filed Against Wyoming's Kill‐at‐Will Wolf PolicyKHOU (blog)“The U.S.
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Captive elephants "suffering" - Bangkok Post

Captive elephants "suffering" - Bangkok Post | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
Bangkok PostCaptive elephants "suffering"Bangkok PostMost elephants living in captivity across the country suffer from work overload, malnutrition, and poor living conditions, says the Thai Elephant Conservation Centre.
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Why hasn't the ivory industry been wiped out?

Why hasn't the ivory industry been wiped out? | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
I've read upsetting reports that the number of elephants killed for ivory is increasing. How can this still be allowed?

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New species of lion discovered - In Ethiopian zoo?

New species of lion discovered - In Ethiopian zoo? | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
The online wildlife magazine for those who like wildlife, wildlife news and watching wildlife, plus a guide to UK nature reserves.

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The dirty war against Africa's rhinos

The dirty war against Africa's rhinos | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
Yale Environment 360: The slaughter of South African rhinos is being orchestrated by brazen, highly organized gangs that smuggle their horns to Asia...

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How illegal Amazon logging persists

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Deforestation in Brazil's Amazon has slowed in recent years, but unscrupulous loggers are finding ways to avoid the rules to get illegal timber sold as legal.

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'The ivory trade is like drug trafficking' (warning graphic images)

'The ivory trade is like drug trafficking' (warning graphic images) | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
For the past five years, Spanish biologist Luis Arranz has been the director of Garamba National Park, in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

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Ranger snares two 'poachers'

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Two men have been arrested for trying to get a Kruger National Park ranger to kill and de-horn a rhino, Limpopo police said on Monday.

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Looking to win support for alternative to badger cull

Looking to win support for alternative to badger cull | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
A FARMERS' group that opposes the trial cull of badgers is using the postponement of the culling to launch a recruiting campaign.With the six-week pilot culls in West Somerset and Gloucestershire ...

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The Taiji Dolphin Killings Continue | dolphins, dolphin news

The Taiji Dolphin Killings Continue | dolphins, dolphin news | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
Risso's Dolphin - Mike Baird. Still more dolphins were rounded up in Taiji, Japan, yesterday, as the horrific drive hunt season continues (September-March). On this occasion it has been reported that a pod of Risso's dolphins ...

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Owls’ Acoustic Stealth Influence Aircraft Design

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Owls' Acoustic Stealth Influence Aircraft Design - Researchers are studying how to adapt the owls’ ability to fly quietly for modern aircraft.

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VIETNAMESE MAN ARRESTED WITH 6 RHINO HORNS | SA Breaking News

VIETNAMESE MAN ARRESTED WITH 6 RHINO HORNS | SA Breaking News | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
Three alleged rhino poachers, including a Vietnamese citizen, have been arrested and are expected to appear in the Brits Magistrate's Court today (RT @EIAinvestigator: RT @oscap_: VIETNAMESE MAN ARRESTED WITH 6 RHINO HORNS.)...

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It's Time to Finally End Needless Poisoning of Wildlife - Huffington Post (blog)

It's Time to Finally End Needless Poisoning of Wildlife - Huffington Post (blog) | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
It's Time to Finally End Needless Poisoning of WildlifeHuffington Post (blog)You rarely hear about legislation advocating for lead poisoning, but that is what the so-called "Sportsmen's Heritage Act" would do.
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Idaho Man Suspected of Monkey Killing to Be Moved To Ada County ...

Idaho Man Suspected of Monkey Killing to Be Moved To Ada County ... | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
Sharing News, Views & Petitions Regards Animal Abuse. ... Authorities say they'll charge Watkins with a pair of felonies: burglary, for allegedly breaking into Zoo Boise, and grand theft, for taking and killing the monkey.
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Two rare monkeys rescued from captivity — TalkVietnam

THUA THIEN HUE (VNS)- Two endangered monkeys have been rescued from captivity in a house in Huong Tra town in the central province of Thua Thien Hue. One is a male stump-tailed macaque and the other a female ...
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allAfrica.com: Mozambique: Vietnamese Arrested With Rhino Horns

allAfrica.com: Mozambique: Vietnamese Arrested With Rhino Horns | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
allAfrica: African news and information for a global audience...

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Small victories boost morale -#rhino #fightagainstpoaching

Small victories boost morale -#rhino #fightagainstpoaching | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
Though the number of rhino poached this year has reached a record, investigators believe they will win the fight.

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GRAPHIC PHOTO: Rhino Killings Rapidly Rise In South Africa

GRAPHIC PHOTO: Rhino Killings Rapidly Rise In South Africa | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
VAALKOP DAM NATURE RESERVE, South Africa (AP) — By the time ranchers found the rhinoceros calf wandering alone in this idyllic setting of scrub brush and acacia, the nature reserve had become yet another blood-soaked crime scene in South Africa's...

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South Africa says Botswana's Ban On Hunting Harmful - Care2 News Network

South Africa says Botswana's Ban On Hunting Harmful - Care2 News Network | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
Botswana wants to ban hunting in view of combating game poaching, but the problem is that it is going to have a reversed effect. Kenya went exactly the same way.

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Kenyan Anti-Poaching Laws May Get Overhaul

Kenyan Anti-Poaching Laws May Get Overhaul | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
Nairobi expected to review outdated wildlife laws that are losing pace with the financial stakes of today's trade in endangered species...

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Cancel plans to build a Dolphin Zoo in Taiji .

Cancel plans to build a Dolphin Zoo in Taiji . | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
We have to act now ! The construction of the zoo is not expected to begin for three to four years . The zoo will feature mud flats, also known as...

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Mountain gorilla numbers rise by 10%

Mountain gorilla numbers rise by 10% | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
A Ugandan survey found that the population has risen from 786 in 2010 to 880 today, due to conservation efforts (#eco #Wildlife #Endangeredspecies #Wildlife #Conservation Mountain gorilla numbers rise by 10% http://t.co/GXvpN0oO...)...

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Op-Ed: Japanese activists make a stand for Taiji

Op-Ed: Japanese activists make a stand for Taiji | Rhino poaching | Scoop.it
Today Tokyo environmentalists and animal rights groups came together in solidarity to protest the Japanese whale and dolphin hunts.

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DA wants poaching review

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The Democratic Alliance has resolved to call on parliament to review the current maximum and minimum sentences for environmental crimes.

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