Wednesday, 4 March 2015

Article: Why Poaching Is Not “A Poverty Problem”

By Valerie Hickey and William Magrath

(Culled From
The World Bank’s vision is a world free of poverty. As this statement suggests, it is rare that we tackle a problem that is not grounded in poverty. Today, on World Wildlife Day, it is our imperative to draw attention to one such issue, an issue that does not stem from poverty but rather comes from greed and neglect. Today, we take on poaching.