PSNews-The recently published report by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) named “Strange species” announced 163 newly discovered species in the Greater Mekong region, including 87 found in Vietnam.
Vietnam will honour organisations and individuals with great contributions to wildlife conservation in the 2010-2020 period.
PSNews - Thanks to local people's notification and drastic actions of the relevant authorities, about 521 wildlife were rescued nationwide in 2018, according to the report of the Education for Nature - Vietnam (ENV).
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Vietnam Chamber of Commerce and Industry organized a workshop on November 23 and 24 in Quy Nhon where business leaders in Central Vietnam pledged to actively combat illegal wildlife consumption, tapping new programs to shed light on wildlife crime and myths about consumption that are driving the trade in and through the country.
Ambassador Nguyen Phuong Nga, head of the Permanent Vietnam Mission to the United Nations proposed five proposals to eradicate wildlife trade during an event on the sidelines of a ceremony marking UN World Wildlife Day (March 3)
The Prime Minister has recently approved an action plan to conserve primates in Vietnam until 2025 with a vision to 2030.