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SCI Helvetia Chapter - Will British Government discontinue hunting trophies imports ban bill to gain Africa's respect?
Will British Government discontinue hunting trophies imports ban bill to gain Africa's respect?

To gain or totally lose respect of African people and wildlife conservationists worldwide?
This is the question that the British Government must answer quickly in view of the somewhat shaky decision that it reportedly made recently, to...

Published on 19 April 2022
SCI Helvetia Chapter - Western politician holds african wildlife hostage - total destruction
Western politician holds african wildlife hostage - total destruction

If it was a movie, it would focus on a top British politician’s 21st century moment of madness when he chose not to listen to wildlife management experts but to the clueless animal rights groups fundraising industry; whose figureheads ill-advised...

Published on 15 February 2022
SCI Helvetia Chapter - Kenya "decides to lose its lions" as SADC countries use hunting to save theirs
Kenya "decides to lose its lions" as SADC countries use hunting to save theirs

Kenya has disastrously ‘decided’ to continue losing its lion population to poachers and communities that suffer the costs of co-existing with the lions without benefiting from them, forcing them to embark on revenge killings.
In sharp...

Published on 6 February 2022
Image par Jerzy Górecki de Pixabay
Nature is under pressure, but not from hunting

Article posted by FACE in Nature Conservation. Fact-checking the EU's State of Nature report.
Hunting is increasingly being referred to as a high-pressure driving species’ loss and habitat deterioration. This assumption...

Published on 23 February 2021
SCI Helvetia Chapter - La chasse aux trophées est-elle un outil de conservation?
La chasse aux trophées

Lorsque des critères stricts sont respectés, la chasse aux trophées a tout son rôle dans la conservation de la biodiversité.

Published on 29 September 2020

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SCI Helvetia Chapter -Grand Week-end 2022
Event & Assembly
INVITATION SCI Helvetia Grand Weekend 2022

We are pleased to inform you that the SCI Helvetia Chapter is organizing its annual grand weekend from the 10th to 11th of June 2022 in Gstaad, Switzerland. In order to promote our passion, we are...

Published on 22 April 2022
SCI Helvetia Chapter - Will British Government discontinue hunting trophies imports ban bill to gain Africa's respect?
International news
Will British Government discontinue hunting trophies imports ban bill to gain Africa's respect?

To gain or totally lose respect of African people and wildlife conservationists worldwide?
This is the question that the British Government must answer quickly in view of the somewhat shaky...

Published on 19 April 2022
SCI Helvetia Chapter - Deux projets de conservation en Europe soutenus par les chapitres européens du SCI
Supported project
Two conservation projects in Europe supported by the european chapters of the SCI

SCI Europe is proud to announce that following the SCI annual meeting in Las Vegas all European chapters have agreed to financially support two conservation projects  in Europe.

Published on 5 April 2022
SCI Helvetia Chapter - Lettre ouverte au Gouvernement britannique
International news
Open letter to the British Government

As you might have heard, the UK parliament might introduce during their spring session a bill to implement the toughest bans in the world on the import of hunting trophies in the United Kingdom....

Published on 15 February 2022

 

Safari n.
(Late 19th century, word Kiswahili, from Arabic safara, to travel)
An expedition to observe or hunt animals in their natural habitat, especially in East Africa.