We ask that all ivory stockpiles (30+ tonnes) be crushed or burned.
“Hong Kong absolutely has to incinerate its stockpile, By keeping it, there will always be people trying to get their hands on it, and it creates a huge financial burden for the government to keep it secure.” Grace Ge Gabriel, Asia regional director of International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW).
Read more: Hong Kong's Ivory Stockpile | TIME.com http://world.time.com/2013/11/18/hong-kong-is-sitting-on-30-tons-of-ivory-and-has-no-plans-to-destroy-it/#ixzz2lAmhom62
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By signing this petition you will help set an example to the rest of the world, that stockpiling ivory is wrong, and that it will do nothing to stop the trade of ivory and the slaughter of Elephants.