Help Ban EU Ivory Sales!

Help Ban EU Ivory Sales!

The European Commission recently launched an online consultation to find out what EU citizens think about the ivory trade. MEPs For Wildlife want citizens to have their voice heard in this process, but the questionnaire itself is not for the faint-hearted! It can get...

Give Europol the teeth it needs to tackle wildlife trafficking

Today the cross-party MEPs For Wildlife group are launching their campaign to make wildlife trafficking a high priority in Europol’s 2017 security threat assessment (SOCTA). The MEPs have written to the ministers for environment and home affairs in all 28 EU...
Catherine Bearder MEP Wildlife Trafficking Report

Catherine Bearder MEP Wildlife Trafficking Report

Catherine Bearder MEP has drafted her report on the Commission’s Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking. Please follow the link to see the draft report. The deadline for amendments is Friday September 9th at 12:00pm, please feel free to contact...
Turtle dove hunting letter to Commissioner Vella

Turtle dove hunting letter to Commissioner Vella

MEPs For Wildlife recently wrote to Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries Commissioner Karmenu Vella regarding the Maltese government’s decision to open a turtle dove spring hunting season. This decision directly violates a former EU court ruling stating...