2013

The issue in pdf format: February (Vol 11-1)
Read the articles on the website:
1.   The Lion Debate – How to place lions on the endangered species list >>
2.   The Rhino Debate – Where is the Plan? >>
3.   Escalation of Rhino Poaching in South Africa: Is the Trade Ban Approach Working? >> 4.   Rhino Poaching – A Contribution to the Debate >>
5.   The Rhino Dilemma >>
6.   Some Remarks on Letters Relating to Rhino >>
7.   Dallas Safari Club – definition of a huntable lion >>
8.   Conference Proceedings “CITES and CBNRM” Available on the Web >>
9.   Tanzania – withdraws proposal to down list its elephant from Appendix 1 to II >>
10.  Zambia – is hunting to be re-organised? >>
11.  Hunting in Northern C.A.R. Affected by Civil War >>
12.  Gabon: 11,000 elephants lost >>
13.  Update on Giant Sable, Angola >>
14.  Wildlife Ranching in Perspective >> 1
5.  Estimated 19 Billion-Per-Year of Illicit Wildlife Trafficking >>
16.  Operation Cobra: crack down on wildlife crime syndicates >>
17.  Tooth for a tooth: with forensics methods on the track of ivory >>
18.  WWF Petition against legal ivory trade in Thailand >>
19.  Namibia: Cabinet approves the hunting of male black rhino males >>
20.  Namibia: Black Rhino poached in Kunene Region >>
21.  South Africa: SANParks launched state-of-the-art aerial surveillance >>
22.  Swaziland: Joins the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals >>
23.  Lesotho: Wind farms could cause the local extinction of vultures >>
24.  Hunting the Spiral Horns – Kudu, the top African Antelope. Edited by Peter Flack >>

The issue in pdf format: April (Vol 11-2)
Read the articles on the website:
1.   IUCN SSC Guiding Principles on Trophy Hunting available in Chinese, German, Portuguese, Russian and Spanish >>
2.  The CITES and livelihoods process (CLP): some thoughts following events at CITES CoP16 (2013) >>
3.   CITES CoP16, Bangkok 2013: A ‘Watershed Moment’ for Combating Wildlife Crime >> 4.   CIC at CITES Summit >>
5.   CIC Awards in 2014 >>
6.   The Wildlife Game Botswana:  Is the Game Over? >>
7.   The „Erongo Verzeichnis für afrikanisches Jagdwild“/Erongo Record Book for African Game Animals >>
8.   African Rhinoceroses – Latest trends in rhino numbers and poaching >>
9.   Which Way Zambia? >>
10.  Saving rhino from extinction >>
11.  Midlands Black Rhino Conservancy – Zimbabwe >>
12.  Why poaching pays: a summary of risks and benefits illegal hunters face in Western Serengeti, Tanzania >>
13.  Trade bans: a perfect storm for poaching? >>
14.  Tanzania 1 >>
15.  Tanzania 2 >>
16.  Tanzanian Director of Wildlife on lion hunting >>
17.  UN/CITES >> 1
8.  United Arab Emirates >>
19.  Rigby & Co Gunmakers now owned by Mauser! >>
20.  Dortmund Hunting Fair – the leading show on African hunting in Europe >>
21.  Book Review: Between Two Fires – The African Saga of Margarete Trappe >>

The issue in pdf format: June (Vol 11-3)
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1.   EDITORIAL: South Africa May Trade Rhino Horn Legally >>
2.   Rethinking the Ivory Trade >>
3.   Maasai “Evictions” in Loliondo/Tanzania: A Land-Use Conflict or Human Rights’ Violations? >>
4.   Wildlife Poaching Southern Africa >>
5.   Combating Crime with Commerce? >>
6.   Combating Illegal Wildlife Trade >>
7.   Wildlife Crime Poses Unique Challenges to Protected Areas >>
8.   Conservation official denies legal ivory trade to blame for poaching >>
9.   First Black Rhino Import Permit Granted >>
10.  Kenya: Ishaqbini’s Hirola Sanctuary >>
11.  Tanzania: Selous Game Reserve >>
12.  Tanzania: World Heritage Committee discusses Selous Game Reserve >>
13.  Tanzania: Dr. Richard Leakey proposes elevated highway over Serengeti >>
14.  Importation of trophies from Africa into EU >>
15.  Central African Republic: CITES Secretary-General calls for urgent action to protect elephants in the Dzanga-Sanga National Park >>
16.  Central African Republic: A week with the Ba’aka Hunter-Gatherers >>
17.  Zimbabwe: Rifa Conservation Education Camp – The Power of Place >>
18.  South Africa: Questionnaire on international hunters >>
19.  Genetic contamination >>
20.  Obituary:  Dr Vivian J. Wilson 1932-2012 >>
21.  Obituary: Anthony King dies in an air crash >>
22.  BOOK REVIEW: The Serengeti in Watercolours >>

The issue in pdf format: September (Vol 11-4)
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1.   EDITORIAL: Hunters against Wildlife Poaching and Trafficking >>
2.   Know-how transfer from Namibia to Europe >>
3.  Clarification on the Root Causes of the Current Conflict over Land Use in Loliondo Game Controlled Area, Tanzania >>
4.   Importing trophies from Africa – a reply >>
5.   German “Green Party” Shows Neo-colonial Thinking >>
6.   Changed Regulation regarding Importing Hunting Trophies into Canada >>
7.   CITES and UNESCO Call for Stakeholders to Strengthen Ties to Fight Poaching >> 8.   Don’t Fence me in! >>
9.  Animal “Protection” Groups Doing Little to Protect African Lions >>
10.  Prince William awards Kenyan and Zimbabwean conservationists >>
11.  Angola: Giant Sable Report >>
12.  Malawi: Fledgling Hunting Operation >>
13.  Tanzania: Ivory confiscation >>
14.  Namibia: Solving human wildlife conflict >>
15.  South Africa becoming world’s model for sustainable wildlife conservation >>
16.  Mozambique: Commits to tackling wildlife crime >>
17.  Kenya:  Paramilitary, Drones to Stop Elephant Killings >>
18.  Zimbabwe:  Elephants poisoned by poachers in Hwange >>
19.  Namibia: Vultures are the silent victims of Africa’s wildlife poaching >>
20.  UNODC Report Addresses Ivory Trade in Eastern Africa >>
21.  Genetic Contamination – a response to N.F.Alberts >>
22.  IUCN Best Practice Guidelines on Governance of Protected Areas >>

The issue in pdf format: November (Vol 11-5)
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1.   The Elephants in the Room >>
2.   Shooting or Hunting: What is it to be >>
3.   WWF Recognizes Namibian Conservancies for Outstanding Conservation Achievements >>
4.   The Republic of Namibia Joins the CIC as State Member >>
5.   CIC Markhor Award 2014 – Extended Deadline for Nominations >>
6.   Germany Supports Conservation and Anti-Poaching >>
7.   Trophy Imports to Europe >>
8.   The Development of Modern Bow Hunting in South Africa >>
9.   US Endangered Species Act: Southern White Rhino Listing >>
10.  The Challenge of Regulating Private Wildlife Ranches for Conservation in South Africa >>
11.  The Southern African Wildlife College and Professional Hunter Training >>
12.  Rhino Horn Use: Fact vs. Fiction >>
13.  Pioneering Research Reveals New Insights into the Consumers behind Rhino Poaching >>
14.  The Zambezi Valley Hunting Camp Auctions 2010-2013 in Zimbabwe >>
15.  Chinese Ivory Haul in Dar es Salaam >>
16.  Hwange National Park Elephant Poisoning Report 1 >>
17.  Hwange National Park Elephant Poisoning Report 2 >>
18.  Kenya: Elephant count records steady rise in numbers >>
19.  Tanzania: Elephant Census in Selous Game Reserve >>
20.  South Africa: Game Price Stampede >>
21.  Peter Flack’s Response to the Financial Mail Article >>
22.  News from Africa >>
23.  The Dama Gazelle (Nanger dama) >>
24.  Democratic Republic of the Congo: Okapi threatened >>
25.  High-Level Panel Calls for UN Action against Illicit Wildlife Trade >>