Aparna Lucknow, India 601 Questions 0 Answers 0 Best Answers 678 Points View Profile Aparna Asked: October 2, 20212021-10-02T15:54:18+05:30 2021-10-02T15:54:18+05:30In: GENERAL What is TRAFFIC (Wildlife Trade Monitoring Network)? What is TRAFFIC (Wildlife Trade Monitoring Network)? current affairsinternational organisation Share Facebook 1 Answer Recent 0 Questions 518 Answers 176 Best Answers 0 Points View Profile [Deleted User] 2021-10-02T15:59:05+05:30Added an answer on October 2, 2021 at 3:59 pm TRAFFIC (Wildlife Trade Monitoring Network) It is a leading non-governmental organization working on wildlife trade in the context of both biodiversity conservation and sustainable development. It is a joint program ofthe World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN). It was established in 1976. Headquarters: Cambridge, United Kingdom It aims to ensure that trade in wild plants and animals is not a threat to the conservation of nature. It is governed by the TRAFFIC Committee which is a steering group composed of members of TRAFFIC’s partner organizations, WWF and IUCN. TRAFFIC also works in close co-operation with the Secretariat of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). TRAFFIC’s latest campaign is the WANTED ALIVE series on the four Asian big cats- Tiger, Leopard, Snow Leopard and Clouded Leopard—all of them threatened by the illegal trade in their body parts. TRAFFIC came to India in 1991, operating as a division of WWF-India. 0 Reply Share Share Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on WhatsApp Leave an answerCancel replyYou must login or register to add a new answer. Related Questions What is Pathalgadi? What is Bodo Accord?
TRAFFIC (Wildlife Trade Monitoring Network)