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British Trophy Hunting law impact conservation efforts in Africa

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The United Kingdom is gearing up to pass new laws that will ban trophy hunters from importing of the body parts of endangered animals into the country. The law has been highly contested as some believe that the law will undermine sustainable hunting and conservation

    efforts in the form of anti-poaching unit. Others have raised questions surrounding trophy hunting being a colonial practice and that the UK is overstepping by dictating what African countries

    should do when it comes to their hunting laws. Our next guest unpacks not only why trophy

    hunting endangers wildlife but addresses how this practice reinforces a culture of guns,

    violence, dispossession and indignity.  We are joined by…

    Guest: Michele Pickover , Director of the EMS Foundation   









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