Update on February 18, 2013

  • Update #40

Dear Signatories to this petition, In an hour or two the petition will have reached its target and I will prepare to send it to the CITES head office in Geneva, Switzerland.   I want to thank each and every one of you for your support.    Please follow the…Read More

Update on February 17, 2013

  • Update #39

Dear Secretary – General Scanlon RHINO SOS PETITION CALLING FOR A SUSPENSION OF TRADE IN WHITE RHINO POPULATION OF SOUTH AFRICA AND SWAZILAND The members of RHINO SOS South Africa and over 28,500 signatories to the attached petition respectfully request…Read More

Update on February 17, 2013

  • Update #38

 GOOD REASONS TO SUPPORT KENYA'S PROPOSAL FOR RHINOS AT COP16: In November 2012, Kenya submitted a proposal to CITES for consideration at the CoP16 meeting to be held in March.  "Hunting trophies from South Africa and Swaziland shall be subject to a…Read More

Update on February 11, 2013

  • Update #36

STATEMENT BY RHINO SOS ON CITES SECRETARIAT - PART TWO: 2.  The Secretariat states that Kenya's proposal would prevent South Africa and Swaziland from using a management option that can be sustainable and beneficial for the conservation of the species and…Read More

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