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What's Happening to Africa's Rhino?
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Top Ten Rhino Stories of 2011 | Rhino Horn is NOT Medicine

Top Ten Rhino Stories of 2011 | Rhino Horn is NOT Medicine | What's Happening to Africa's Rhino? | Scoop.it
For the second year in a row, we've compiled the Top Ten Rhino Stories of the year. And while many of the stories are unpleasant, all of them must be told.
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Business must support rhino cause - The Star | IOL.co.za

We’re tiptoeing around China and we have not challenged the statement released by a government spokesperson, who said that the execution of our citizen will in no manner have an effect on the trade relationship between the said countries.

 

We as South Africans will have to start applying a lot of pressure on our government to secure the future of our rhinos. More so, I believe private companies can also start getting involved.

 

If the US can have photos of “missing children” and “most wanted criminals” printed on milk cartons, why can’t corporates in SA get involved in the same manner with regard to our rhino?

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Rhino Horn Smuggling: Hong Kong Agents Find $2.2M In Illegal Endangered Species Products

Rhino Horn Smuggling: Hong Kong Agents Find $2.2M In Illegal Endangered Species Products | What's Happening to Africa's Rhino? | Scoop.it
HONG KONG -- Hong Kong customs agents have confiscated a shipment of rhino horns and ivory worth about 17.4 million Hong Kong dollars ($2.2 million) – their biggest seizure of smuggled endangered species products, officials said Tuesday.
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Businessman helps crack rhino horn ring - Times LIVE

Businessman helps crack rhino horn ring - Times LIVE | What's Happening to Africa's Rhino? | Scoop.it
A businessman ditched the boardroom yesterday to bust what appears to be an ivory and shark fin syndicate operating from an upmarket block of flats in Cape Town.

 

Now this is more like it! Regular ordinary people willing to get involved...

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The South East Asia Weekly » 341 Rhinos Killed from Poaching for ...

The South East Asia Weekly » 341 Rhinos Killed from Poaching for ... | What's Happening to Africa's Rhino? | Scoop.it
“It's hardly surprising the horn was missing from the last rhino as Vietnam is the preeminent market destination for illegally sourced rhino horns,” says Tom Milliken, TRAFFIC rhino programme coordinator.
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