Together Europe can stamp out the illegal wildlife trade. Let's act now before it is too late.
Catherine Bearder MEP
Illegal wildlife trafficking endangers not only biodiversity, but also sustainable development, livelihoods and the rule of law.
Benedek Jávor MEP
Half of the Earth's wildlife has been lost in the past 40 years! We have to react now to revert this catastrophic trend.
Stefan Eck MEP
I was delighted to host the Born Free Exhibition in the European Parliament. It is vitally important that we keep the issues of illegal trade of wild animals as a top priority.
Jacqueline Foster MEP
Europe must make a step forward to protect wildlife and nature. We can't afford to lose our biodiversity.
Marco Affronte MEP
Illegal wildlife trade is a serious threat even for the global security. We need effective solutions to fight it and we need it now.
Pavel Poc MEP
Group of the Alliance of Liberals and Democrats for Europe
European Conservatives and Reformists Group
Europe Of Freedom And Direct Democracy
Group Of The Greens/European Free Alliance
Confederal Group Of The European United Left - Nordic Green Left
Progressive Alliance Of Socialists And Democrats In The European Parliament
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The MEPs for Wildlife group have written to European Commissioners Timmermans and Vella to show their support for the ambitious plastics strategy announced last month. The letter highlights the devastating consequences that plastic has on marine biodiversity with a...read more
The MEPs for Wildlife group have written to the US Ambassador to the EU, to thank Donald Trump for not reversing the ban on elephant trophies into the US. The letter highlights the fact that trophy hunting cannot be used as conservation method because some of the...read more