Cost-Benefit Analysis of Curbing Illegal Wildlife Trade


Conservation Strategy Fund partnered with Namibia Nature Foundation to provide information on the current state of knowledge of IWT and the economics of IWT in Southern Africa. The project piloted a cost benefit analysis (CBA) tool to support the combatting of IWT in Namibia, while considering the new challenges raised by the sudden drop in tourism and increasing poaching risks in the context of the global COVID-19 pandemic.

This work was part of the VukaNow project, financed by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented by Chemonics International Inc.

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