China begins to close its ivory and retail stores, the United Nations encourages countries to learn from China, to protect elephant’s survival prospects and ecological environment. This initiative, the Chinese forestry announced that the ban on ivory completely, is expected to be fully implemented by the end of 2017.
China has taken the most resolute action to protect elephants. We hope that our actions can lead to more countries in the fight against the illicit trade in stolen hunting elephants and ivory, more countries to join in, the formation of combat, fundamentally curb illegal ivory trade in the world. After the introduction of the new policy, we will also take a series of measures to strengthen law enforcement and education, and enhance public awareness of the protection of elephant.
How to treat China’s comprehensive cessation of ivory sales?
A teacher named Qiongyao Huang who is a lecturer at University of Nanchang. She says,” Elephant conversation issues, Chinese not empty slogans, but to take practical and feasible measures to protect the African elephant. Protecting and saving the African elephant is not something in serval countries, but a global action.The successful experience of China since 1993 to ban the trade of rhinoceros horn can provide valuable reference for the implementation of the ban on ivory trade.”
China’s policy protects the balance between animals and humans. To protect the African elephant, the earth’s creatures no longer be killed.