WILDLIFE CONSERVATION: THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EVERY MALAWIAN

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Marking the 5th Anniversary of the  Inter-Agency Committee for  Combating Wildlife Crime (IACCWC)

Marking the 5th Anniversary of the Inter-Agency Committee for Combating Wildlife Crime (IACCWC)

Wildlife crime is the 4th largest transnational crime in the world. The organised nature of the criminal networks trafficking wildlife and forest products across continents therefore requires a co-ordinated approach
TWO MEN JAILED FOR 3 YEARS FOR PANGOLIN TRAFFICKING

TWO MEN JAILED FOR 3 YEARS FOR PANGOLIN TRAFFICKING

Today, two Malawian Nationals, Jimmy Mkwelezalemba and Julius Sanudia, were sentenced to three years in prison for the possession and dealing in pangolin, respectively. The pair were arrested as part
MALAWI POLICE ARREST SUSPECTED NOTORIOUS CHINESE IVORY KINGPIN

MALAWI POLICE ARREST SUSPECTED NOTORIOUS CHINESE IVORY KINGPIN

The Malawi Police Service, in conjunction with the Department of Parks and Wildlife, have arrested one of Malawi’s most wanted suspected wildlife trafficker, Yunhua Lin. Lin, 46, a Chinese national,
DNPW HIGHLIGHTS MALAWI’S LEADERSHIP ON WILDLIFE CRIME FIGHT AHEAD OF 18TH MEETING OF THE CONFERENCE OF PARTIES OF THE GLOBAL CONVENTION ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN ENDANGERED SPECIES OF WILD FAUNA AND FLORA (CITES)

DNPW HIGHLIGHTS MALAWI’S LEADERSHIP ON WILDLIFE CRIME FIGHT AHEAD OF 18TH MEETING OF THE CONFERENCE OF PARTIES OF THE GLOBAL CONVENTION ON INTERNATIONAL TRADE IN ENDANGERED SPECIES OF WILD FAUNA AND FLORA (CITES)

At a press briefing held today, the Director of the Department of National Parks and Wildlife, Brighton Kumchedwa, signalled the Government’s continued commitment to stamping out wildlife crime and protecting