Perspectives 1: Impacts of illegal wildlife trade on business
Illegal wildlife trade (IWT) is in the global spotlight thanks to its alleged role in triggering the coronavirus pandemic. It is sparking vivid debate among communities of experts not just in conservation, but in business, finance, technology, anti-corruption forces and law.
One such debate is taking place in the ranks of litigation service providers and economic crime experts of the International Academy of Financial Crime Litigators and IWT specialists at the Basel Institute on Governance.
This short series presents their different expert perspectives on topics crucial to combating IWT.
In this edition, Dr. Timothy Wittig, Senior IWT Specialist at the Basel Institute on Governance and Antenor Madruga, Partner at FeldensMadruga and Fellow of the International Academy of Financial Crime Litigators, explore the impacts of illegal wildlife trade on business.
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