University of Oxford
11a Mansfield Rd
Join us for this unique opportunity to hear from five leading conservationists who will be talking about their work to halt the illegal wildlife trade in Africa.
Each researcher will be talking about the challenges of carrying out conservation in their countries and the different solutions they are employing to help. Short presentations will be followed by a panel discussion, and the event will close with a poster session and time to meet the speakers.
•Towards Sustainable Wildlife Conservation: A Case Study of Wildlife Crimes in Two Major Protected Areas and Adjacent Communities in Zimbabwe – Edson Gandiwa, School of Wildlife, Ecology and Conservation, Chinhoyi University of Technology, Zimbabwe.
•A Roaring Trade? Traditional Medicine and the Illegal Trade in Wildlife in Southern Africa – Vivienne L. Williams, School of Animal, Plant & Environmental Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa.