Why do we need to regulate wildlife trade? Who does this? And why? Find Out!

What can we do as individuals to stop illegal trade in wildlife? Why is the UN Oceans Conference next week important in order to stop illegal trading in marine species. What convention protects sharks, corals, mantra rays, elephants and many more.

What organisation monitors and stops the illegal trade of wildlife and flora? And how can it help alleviate poverty?
What about wildlife and sustainable tourism how do they work together for the benefit of local communities? What is a good example?

Listen to this interview we did with the Secretary-General of CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna & Flora)Mr John.E.Scanlon and find out!