Opening Address by President Jacob Zuma, at the Opening of the 17th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in Johannesburg, South Africa.

Opening Address by President Jacob Zuma, at the Opening of the 17th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in Johannesburg, South Africa. Opening Address by President Jacob Zuma, at the Opening of the 17th Meeting of the Conference of…

SWAZILAND’S BOLD TRADE PROPOSAL IN RHINO HORN NEEDS TO BE SUPPORTED, SAY WRSA

Pretoria, 22 September 2016 – Swaziland’s proposal to the Convention of International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) to legalise trade in rhino product should be supported to ensure the long-term survival of the species, Wildlife Ranching South Africa (WRSA) said today. According to Pelham Jones, who heads WRSA’s rhino advisory committee and the independent Private…

WRSA SETTING THE BENCHMARK FOR RESPONSIBLE AND SUSTAINABLE WILDLIFE RANCHING

Pretoria, 19 September 2016 – Recent recommendations by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN) for better regulation and management of wildlife breeding practices have already been incorporated into the constitution and code of conduct of Wildlife Ranching South Africa (WRSA), the association’s president Wiaan van der Linde said today. This was done…