Wildlife Forum

Workshop
27 January 2020
World Bank HQ, Washington DC
Wildlife Forum event hosted by the World Bank Group and the Global Environment Facility-funded Global Wildlife Program.
Wildlife Forum event hosted by the World Bank Group and the Global Environment Facility-funded Global Wildlife Program.

The World Bank Group and the Global Environment Facility-funded Global Wildlife Program hosted a Wildlife Forum with the International Consortium on Combating Wildlife Crime (ICCWC) on January 27th 2020. 

The Forum aimed to strengthen collaboration across ICCWC partners, donors, and NGOs implementing strategic programs and projects to combat wildlife crime. Thematic discussions featured presentations, panels, and demonstrations that showcase key governance, economics, trade, and technological issues that impact wildlife crime.

Included in the agenda was a panel session on Civil Society Organisation (CSO) experiences focussing on activities to engage communities and combat poaching.