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Ivory Ban

U.S. Announces Near-Total Ban On African Elephant Ivory Trade

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 06.03.2016 | Politics

The United States Fish and Wildlife Service announced on Thursday a near-total ban on the sale of ivory products in the U.S. as part of an effort to s...

One Of America's Largest Ivory Markets Just Banned Sales (UPDATE)

The Huffington Post | Chris DAngelo | Posted 06.29.2016 | Politics

• A new Hawaii law prohibits the sale, purchase and trade of animal parts from elephants, rhinos, tigers and whales.• After two previous failed at...

We Must Have Progress on Ivory Bans

Adam M. Roberts | Posted 02.25.2016 | Green
Adam M. Roberts

They say "perfection is the enemy of the good," and the quest for perfection in animal protection legislation is a numbing, head-banging concept.

Chinese Researchers Explore Options for Ivory Ban

Laurel Neme | Posted 12.16.2015 | Green
Laurel Neme

When Chinese President Xi Jinping announced in September 2015 that China would, together with the United States, work toward a complete domestic ban o...

Why States Need To Battle The Ivory Wars

Jeffrey Flocken | Posted 11.02.2015 | Green
Jeffrey Flocken

We hope Washington voters will follow suit to ensure an ivory ban is passed. Because this isn't just an issue abroad. It's an issue right here on American soil.

Tanzania Arrests The Notorious 'Queen Of Ivory'

The Huffington Post | Alexandra Ma | Posted 12.08.2015 | World

Tanzania took an important step this week to combat the ivory trade and save the African elephant. The country's National and Transnational Serious Cr...

California Passes Sweeping Ban On Elephant Ivory, Rhino Horn

The Huffington Post | Nick Visser | Posted 09.03.2015 | World

The state of California has effectively banned the sale of nearly all ivory and rhinoceros products, in a sweeping measure aimed at curbing the slaugh...

Ban Ivory Sales -- All of Them

Viveca Morris | Posted 04.01.2015 | Green
Viveca Morris

If the United States and other nations do not fully ban the sale of ivory, African elephants could be extinct -- poof -- in as few as five years.

Lydia O'Connor

California Considers Strict Ivory Ban To Protect Elephants

HuffingtonPost.com | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.09.2015 | Green

A bill introduced in the California legislature would enforce a strict ban on ivory sales in the state amid conservationists’ urge to protect vanish...

Will New Zealand Ban the Ivory Trade? Jane Goodall and Helen Clark Speak Out

Jamie Joseph | Posted 09.19.2014 | Green
Jamie Joseph

Prominent New Zealand business leaders have teamed up with many of the most respected international conservation agencies and spokespeople to urge the New Zealand Government to consider a complete ban on all ivory trading.