The royal family has a reputation for trying to make the world a better place. Inquisitr recently reported that Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle were spotted at the WellChild awards ceremony. Prince Harry has been a supporter of that charity since 2007 but this was Markle’s first time attending the event.
Taiwan's Forestry Bureau said on July 13 that the ban on the sale of ivory will enter into force in 2020, in a measure to protect African elephants, who are illegally hunted for their tusks, reported CNA.
From January 1, 2020, all ivory products will no longer be legally bought and sold, in-line with similar international bans.
Recent years have seen increased momentum towards the absolute ban in ivory sales.
Cornell University’s Elephant Listening Project has been using artificial intelligence technology to track African forest elephants to safeguard them from poachers and other threats.
The ELP tracks various elephant herds throughout the 580-square-mile Nouabalé-Ndoki National Park, located in the Republic of Congo, through the use of 50 sensors placed in various locations in the park.