January 3, 2011
Commercial collectors remove millions of fish from coral reefs. The HSUS and HSI are targeting a global trade that lays waste to these fragile ecosystems.
December 8, 2010
Humane Society International is attending the fourth round of negotiations towards a Trans-Pacific Partnership free trade agreement being held this week in Auckland. The TPP aims to integrate the economies of the Asia-Pacific region. Participating countries include Australia, Brunei, Chile, Malaysia, New Zealand, Peru, Singapore, the United States and Vietnam.
November 16, 2010
Contact the Maui County Council today to lend your support for reef fish.
October 26, 2010
Humane Society International is joining efforts with the International Criminal Police Organization INTERPOL, and Colombia’s National Police to conduct a workshop on illegal wildlife trade in Bogota.
September 17, 2010
Chuck and Cindy Traisi retired from The Fund for Animals Wildlife Center after 25 years.
August 2, 2010
Humane Society International -- in conjunction with the U.S. Interior Department, Nicaragua’s environmental department, and CITES Management Authority -- will conduct a workshop on CITES and neotropical animal handling.
July 13, 2010
In July 2010, two companion bills were up for consideration in Maui County, Hawaii, that would collectively regulate the trade in coral reef wildlife.
March 23, 2010
HSI representatives at the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora praised member countries for accepting a proposal to increase protection for porbeagle sharks.
March 16, 2010
Documentaries focusing on animal welfare issues such as exotic pet ownership have gained widespread recognition this year, thanks in part to The HSUS's Animal Content in Entertainment (ACE) program.
March 12, 2010
At the meeting of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, HSI urges nations to support proposals to increase or retain protection for species threatened by international commercial trade.