New website ICOM NATHIST Wildlife Trafficking Working Group

Originally posted on ICOM NATHIST:
In recognition of the impact of the wildlife trade on species conservation and museum security, ICOM NATHIST has formed the Wildlife Trafficking Working Group. Much like the Ethics Working Group, we will bring together partners, stakeholders and information, hold occasional meetings, undertake initiatives and post digests in our regular e-News bulletin. The website…

2014 in review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 2,000 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 33 trips to carry that many people. Click here to see the…

Shanghai General Conference

As we’re gearing up for the ICOM General Conference in Shangai this Novemeber, it’s time to start thinking, again, about the activities of the Ethics Working Group, and how best to progress them. It is a chance we have not had since the General Conference in Vienna in 2007 to discuss and brainstorm in person…