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Protecting Wildlife | New Strategies to Combat Wildlife Trafficking
September 21, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pmFree
Wildlife trafficking generates more than $10 billion a year for transnational organized criminal networks. Join us to learn how a unique collaboration between our Nature and Justice Initiatives is providing expert training to law enforcement task forces working to dismantle the transnational organized crime syndicates responsible for wildlife trafficking.
Hear from Robert Mande, Chairman of the National Anti-Poaching Task Force and Assistant Director of Anti-Poaching Wildlife Division in Tanzania and Sean O’Regan, Director of Freeland Africa, alongside Grace Farms Foundation’s Nature Initiative Director, Mark Fowler, and Justice Initiative Advisor, Rod Khattabi.