in endangered fauna and flora. This is in recognition of the significant scale and detrimental economic, social and environmental consequences of the illegal trade in wildlife. As a result, Botswana has, over the years, made a number of policy advances to promote wildlife management and conservation,” the press release read.
The conference will provide the necessary platform for Masisi to share Botswana’s experiences and successes in dealing with illegal wildlife trade. Cabinet Ministers, Tshekedi Khama and Unity Dow and senior government officials accompany Masisi.