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New Solutions Will Help Curb Illegal Wildlife Shipments by Air, IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced the launch of a new Airport Wildlife Trafficking Assessment Tool which the association says will help defeat smugglers of endangered species. The launch of the Assessment Tool was announced as governments meet […]

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Wildlife Smugglers Are Exploiting our Freedom to Fly

IATA is committed to tackling the illegal wildlife trade, but what will it take to squash it?

The following is an in-depth FCMedia perspectives report.

The democratisation of air travel resulting from advancements in aviation over the past decades is good news for travellers. The skies are now more convenient and cheaper than ever before. But what’s cheap for us comes at a great cost to endangered species.