05, · Sum y minutes of e conference will be maintained at 5275 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041, and on e Council Web site at //www.fws.gov/ international/ advisory-council-wildlife-trafficking/, and will be available for public inspection during regular business hours wi in 30 days following e meeting. 09, · WASHINGTON, DC – Secretary of e Interior Sally Jewell named e members of a new federal council on wildlife trafficking during a Forum to Counter Wildlife Trafficking held at e White House . 06, · Justia Regulation Tracker Department Of e Interior Fish And Wildlife Service Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking. Meeting, 25886-25887 [- 295]. e Fish and Wildlife Service has announced at e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking will hold a public meeting . 17 in Washington, D.C. e agenda for is meeting will include implementation of e National Strategy to Combat Wildlife Trafficking and priority areas for advice. 18, · Trump administration wildlife council mostly hunting advocates on elephant trophy imports put in place in . Trump administration has not held meetings of wildlife trafficking advisory. Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking Meeting Registration Attendees not reflected in is log, please contact Cade London at [email protected] to be included Heidi Osterman N/A N. 21, · Robert Mitchell, an attorney from Pennsylvania, attended e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking meeting held yesterday, ch 20, . Rob delivered Knife Rights’ statement (Click to read) to e Council.He reports below on e meeting’s low and high points. 19, · Recognizing at wildlife trafficking is an urgent conservation and national security reat, e Departments of Justice, State and e Interior today unveiled e implementation plan for e U.S. National Strategy for Combating Wildlife Trafficking.. e agencies are co-chairs of e president’s Task Force on Combating Wildlife Trafficking which comprises seventeen federal agencies and offices. 16, · As wildlife crime sweeps rough Africa and Asia, a group of wildlife advocates, conservation NGOs and concerned citizens ga ered at e first public meeting of President Obama's Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking in Washington D.C. on ember 16, . e council, which includes Carter Roberts, WWF’s President & CEO, and Crawford Allan, Senior Director of TRAFFIC . Building on e work of e Advisory Council to e Presidential Task Force on Combating Wildlife Trafficking, e White House also announced e U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Alliance , a new coalition of major companies, non-profit organizations, and foundations dedicated to reducing U.S. demand for ivory, rhino horn, and o er illegal. Apr 15, · Courtesy of Naftali Honig On ch 20, President Obama’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking met in Washington, D.C. to put for recommendations . 09, · 09, . Establishment of e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking. Today at e White House, Secretary of e Interior Sally Jewell announced e members of e Advisory Council to e Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking. As directed by e Executive Order on Combating Wildlife Trafficking at e President signed on y 1, e Advisory Council is comprised . e United States Advisory Council on Human Trafficking, established by e Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (JVTA), enacted on 29, provides a formal platform for trafficking survivors to advise and make recommendations on federal anti-trafficking policies to e President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (PITF). 21, · e Council met to determine recommendations for e Secretary of e Interior on e benefits at international recreational hunting has on foreign wildlife and habitat conservation, anti-poaching and illegal wildlife trafficking programs, and human populations in e areas where such activity takes place. Tag Archives: Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking Terrorists, Tusks and e Ivory Crush. ch 18, by Andrew Wyatt. photo: US Fish & Wildlife Service. Today ivory sells on e black ket for about $1500US per pound. Al-Shabab, a Somali splinter cell of al Qaida, raises $600,000 per mon from poaching activities. Local African. Feb , · Several meetings are taking place is week in London as part of a global initiative called United for Wildlife. is coalition of e world’s top conservation organizations, working wi e Royal Foundation of e Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, has convened a major international symposium on wildlife trafficking to identify solutions to is crisis. Advisory Board of e Old State Capitol: Advisory Committee on Perfusion: Advisory Committee on Polysomnography: Advisory Committee on e Regulation and Control of Water Well Drillers: Advisory Council on Early Childhood Care and Education: Advisory Council on . According to Dr. Patrick Bergin, CEO of African Wildlife Foundation and a member of e Advisory Council, e U.S. government’s commitment to fighting e illicit wildlife trade lends a huge boost to existing efforts already taking place on e ground in Africa and on o er continents. Apr 01, · After helping to develop e Obama administration's response to e African wildlife trafficking crisis, Hayes was appointed by e president to e White House Advisory Council on Wildlife. Wildlife trafficking undermines conservation efforts, fuels corruption, reatens e rule of law, and destabilizes communities at depend on wildlife for biodiversity and eco-tourism revenues. Poaching and e illegal trade in wildlife – bo of which are part of wildlife trafficking – continue to push some protected and endangered. 05, · Post-Meeting Minutes Sum y minutes of e conference will be maintained at 5275 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041, and on e Council Web site at //www.fws.gov/international/advisory-council-wildlife-trafficking/, and will be available for public inspection during regular business hours wi in 30 days following e meeting. Dated: ember 29, . 17, · Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking Request for Public Input – Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking Public Meeting ch 20, Any ivory imported since e restrictions were. Sum y minutes of e meeting will be available on e Council Web site at //www.fws.gov/ international/ advisory-council-wildlife-trafficking/, as well as at //www.regulations.gov. Alternatively, you view em by appointment during normal business hours at 4401 N. Fairfax Drive, Room 1, Arlington, VA 22203. 11, · Kansas Attorney General's Website. e Kansas Human Trafficking Advisory Board explores e issues of human trafficking in e state of Kansas. is team of advisors is composed of law enforcement personnel, prosecutors, court personnel, advocates, victims of human trafficking and o er pertinent parties who have expertise in is field. 22, · BRUSSELS (22 E, ) – WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) welcomed e Council of e European Union’s support for e EU Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking is week. e following statement was released by Dr. Susan Lieberman, WCS Vice President, International Policy and member of President Obama’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking. English. Español. Carter Roberts, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) President and CEO and member of President Obama’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking, issued e following statement in response to today’s Advisory Council meeting: Today’s first, public meeting of President Obama’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking underscored e need to act quickly and as a united front. 09, · e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking will make recommendations to e Administration. Photo by belgianchocolate via Wikimedia Commons At an event held at e White House on 9, Secretary of e Interior Sally Jewell named members of a new federal advisory council on wildlife trafficking. Council on Human Trafficking Annual Report 3, and includes key takeaways from e Council’s two regional trips, and e work and structure e Council developed in e past year. It is our hope at federal agencies, state governments, NGOs, fai -. 16, · Tellingly, al ough he has time to set up a new committee to promote trophy hunting, Secretary Zinke has not called a single meeting of e U.S. Wildlife Trafficking Task Force or e Advisory. 25, · Date: uary 25, Contact: Jessica Kershaw (Interior), [email protected] LIBREVILLE, Gabon – U.S. Secretary of e Interior Sally Jewell, co-chair of President Obama’s Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking, concluded an official visit to Gabon where she met wi senior government officials to discuss ways e United States and e African country can work toge er to combat e. OSAC - Overseas Security Advisory Council @OSACState. 04 OSAC’s Annual Briefing offers more an just amazing presentations. During e sessions attendees are able to see o er viewers and chat wi em directly to share opinions and questions on e content. 21, · DOVER – Delae’s Advisory Council on Wildlife and Freshwater Fish will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday 27, in e DNREC Auditorium, 89 Kings Highway, Dover, DE 19901.. e meeting will include: DNREC Division of Fish & Wildlife presentations on Nanticoke River American shad restoration efforts and e associated hatchery. an update on e Delae Bayshore Initiative to . e City Council, upon e You and all owners of property wi in 300 feet of e affected site will be notified of e time, date and place of e hearing. e City Plan Commission has established a policy requiring you to hold a meeting wi affected residents to review your project prior to e public hearing. 06, · He is Vice-Chair of e President’s Wildlife Trafficking Advisory Council and served as e Deputy Secretary of e Department of e Interior from 2009 to . is essay has been adapted from a public lecture at Mr. Hayes delivered at Stanford University on 29, . 06, · e U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces a public meeting of e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking and invites submissions of questions and information for consideration during e meeting. e Council's purpose is to provide expertise and support to e Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking. 13, · e second ACHT public meeting took place on ch 12, in Washington, DC at DOT Headquarters. e certified Meeting Minutes, Meeting 2 Agenda and Federal Register Notice provide additional details. Meeting 2 included discussion and deliberation regarding draft ACHT subcommittee draft reports. Extension of Term of Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking. Term of Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking extended until t. 30, by Ex. Ord. No. 13708, t. 30, 80 F.R. 60271, set out as a note under section 14 of e Federal Advisory Committee Act in e Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees. Samper was named to President Obama's Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking e same year. A major undertaking by WCS has been creating and leading e 96 Elephants Campaign, which has helped spark actions in e U.S. and around e globe to save elephants—including state ivory bans in New York,  New Jersey, California, and Washington. US announces tough new ivory trade regulations. Washington DC, USA, 3rd e —new regulations on e domestic trade in ivory were yesterday finalized by e United States Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS). e regulations add prohibitions to certain elements of e commercial ivory trade to implement a near total ban on domestic ivory trade. In addition to establishing e Advisory Council and Presidential Task Force, e Executive Order is ensuring e allocation of US$ million to Kenya, Sou Africa, and o er countries in sub-Saharan Africa to fight illegal wildlife trafficking and is enhancing regulations at directly affect trafficking of e African elephant and rhinoceros. Animal cruelty and e crime of animal fighting have no place in our society. trafficking wi e ree co-Chairs of e President’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking from e Departments of State, e Interior, and Judiciary. e information it needs to effectively fight e reat of wildlife trafficking and understand e. e AAMD looks ford to working wi e Presidential Task Force, Advisory Council and e o er agencies of e federal and state governments to shape e national approach to curtailing e trade in illegally acquired wildlife, while sharing e historic works of art created in times when e reats to wildlife were very different. International Illegal Trade in Wildlife: reats and U.S. Policy Congressional Research Service 2 aratist and Islamist militant groups, in Africa and Sou Asia.7 Reports fur er suggest at military officers in some African countries be involved or complicit in poaching operations.8 Well established Asian and Eurasian organized crime groups are fur er suspected of bankrolling. Victims of slavery and human trafficking are protected under United States and California law. e National Human Trafficking Hotline operates a 24-hour, 7 days a week, toll free hotline. Call 1-888-373-7888 or text 233733 to get help for yourself or someone else, or to report activity at be related to human trafficking. 06, · Poaching, trafficking and o er illegal forms of wildlife destruction need to be addressed and e President’s call to action, in particular wi respect to e reats facing African elephants, is to be commended. Art museums have a place in ese efforts, particularly rough eir . A sum y report of each meeting is sent to all attendees. isions are acted upon by e Secretariat. Membership. e Cargo Advisory Council comprises 16 members elected from Head of Cargo operations of IATA Member airlines. All members of e Committee are proposed by nomination from e membership at large.