CITES SHARK AND RAY LISTINGS UNDER SPOTLIGHT
Shark and ray listings have come under the spotlight at The Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) convention of the parties (otherwise known as CoP17) currently being held in Johannesburg, South Africa.
SOUTH AFRICAN PORTS GEAR UP FOR NEW E-COMMERCE PLATFORM
South Africa - Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA), a division of Transnet SOC Ltd and landlord of all South Africa's ports, is taking another step on its journey to digitalise ports operations into ‘SMART People’s Ports’ through a fully integrated e-commerce platform expected to go live in April 2017.
INTERNATIONAL PENGUIN CONGRESS TAKES PLACE
More than 200 conservationists and avifauna experts from all over the world were in Cape Town last week to participate at the 9th International Penguin Congress (IPC)
SHARKS WORKSHOP AHEAD OF CITES
Cape Town, South Africa - This week the South African government through the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) is hosting a meeting of senior officials from Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia and Seychelles to review the proposals to list