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Our Taskforces

Visit our taskforces page to see how all our taskforces work together to fight illegal wildlife crime.

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Transport Taskforce

Since its inception in December 2014, the United for Wildlife Transport Taskforce has been working to facilitate collaboration between the transport sector and law enforcement to prevent wildlife trafficking across the world. What started out with 12 members of the Taskforce grew to 40 members with the initial signing of the Buckingham Palace Declaration in March 2016, and now has more than 100 signatories. With 5 seizures of illegal wildlife products, 8 alleged wildlife traffickers arrested and 23 law enforcement investigations supported by the Transport Taskforce information sharing system, the first few years of the taskforce have been a success.

Latest news and stories

The Duke of Cambridge has today encouraged the international community to come together to end the illegal wildlife trade for good. He pointed to the increased focus on the public health risks of the wildlife trade and greater awareness of the dangers posed by zoonotic diseases as key reasons to act now. His Royal Highness

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