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C4ADS, in collaboration with Born Free USA, is pleased to announce the release of our newest report, Ivory's Curse: The Militarization & Professionalization of Poaching in Africa.

 

Ivory is a conflict resource, enabling and sustaining a wide range of highly militarized actors across Africa. As such, the ivory trade is not only devastating to elephant populations, it also has significant impact on human conflict and social stability. Wildlife crime is therefore no longer just a conservation issue.

 

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