The Boxing Federation of Tanzania (BFT) has said the country will be represented by best pugilists at the forthcoming 11th All- Africa Games (AAG) to be held in Brazzaville, Congo from September 4-19. BFT Secretary General Makore Mash…
Answer – Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora – P-005763/2016
The Commission does not intend to propose at the upcoming Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in September 2017 (CoP 17) that certain African countries should be allowed to trade a small amount of ivory legally. International ivory trade is currently banned under CITES and the Commission’s position is clear that this prohibition should remain in place.
For more information on this issue, the Commission would refer the Honourable Member to a recent statement by the Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries(1).
Written question – Investigation into the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia – E-000024/2018
On 16 October, investigative journalist and blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed in a car bomb attack in Malta. Among other things, she had researched the smuggling of oil and diesel between Libya and Malta, which also involves Italian organi…