05, · e Fish and Wildlife Service has announced at e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking will hold a public meeting . 17 in Washington, D.C. e agenda for is meeting will include implementation of e National Strategy to Combat Wildlife Trafficking and priority areas for advice. Members of e public who want to participate in e meeting or submit relevant information or questions for e Council to consider during e meeting . Pursuant to E.O. 13648, e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking was formed on ust 30, to advise e Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking, rough e Secretary of e Interior, on national strategies to combat wildlife trafficking, including but not limited to (a) Effective support for anti-poaching activities. (b) Coordinating regional law enforcement efforts. (c) Developing and . 09, · WASHINGTON, DC – Secretary of e Interior Sally Jewell named e members of a new federal council on wildlife trafficking during a Forum to Counter Wildlife Trafficking held at e White House today. e panel will advise e Secretary and members of e Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking, a federal interagency group, on ways to improve coordination and . 06, · Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking. Meeting, 25886-25887 [- 295] Download as PDF. Wildlife Trafficking An important part of combating wildlife crime is establishing strong community ties and helping wildlife officers in e human/wildlife conflict at ey encounter every day. Part of LWOB’s wildlife trafficking programming focuses on wildlife officers and eir role in supporting e concerns and safety of communities. February 21, by CMEExpo TORONTO — Meeting Professionals Against Human Trafficking (MPAHT) announced its new advisory council today. Sandy Biback, founder and president of MPAHT’s Board of Directors said e Advisory Council has members representing advocacy groups, survivors, police services, and business executives. 16, · As wildlife crime sweeps rough Africa and Asia, a group of wildlife advocates, conservation NGOs and concerned citizens ga ered at e first public meeting of President Obama's Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking in Washington D.C. on ember 16, . e council, which includes Carter Roberts, WWF’s President & CEO, and Crawford Allan, Senior Director of TRAFFIC . WILDLIFE Lenient penalties hamstring trafficking crackdown. Dylan Brown, E&E reporter. Published: Wednesday, 13, . Wildlife crime is almost always prosecuted as a misdemeanor. A group of dedicated conference/event planners, hotel sales professionals and audio visual professionals who are raising aeness about human trafficking. WHAT WE WANT TO ACCOMPLISH To collaborate, rough education and synchronization, to bring aeness to human trafficking happening in our venues, conferences, events, sporting events. e Advisory Council, called for by a Presidential Executive Order in y, is tasked wi making recommendations to e Administration and providing it wi ongoing advice and assistance on e issue of illegal wildlife trafficking. Members of e Council represent areas of expertise to include law enforcement and criminal justice, wildlife. 19, · Recognizing at wildlife trafficking is an urgent conservation and national security reat, e Departments of Justice, State and e Interior today unveiled e implementation plan for e U.S. National Strategy for Combating Wildlife Trafficking.. e agencies are co-chairs of e president’s Task Force on Combating Wildlife Trafficking which comprises seventeen federal agencies and offices. Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking Meeting Registration Attendees not reflected in is log, please contact Cade London at [email protected] to be included Heidi Osterman N/A N. e United States Advisory Council on Human Trafficking, established by e Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act (JVTA), enacted on 29, provides a formal platform for trafficking survivors to advise and make recommendations on federal anti-trafficking policies to e President’s Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (PITF). Each member is a survivor of human trafficking. 04, · e Task Force is supported by e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking, an 8-member body at makes recommendations to e Task Force and provides it wi ongoing advice and assistance. e Advisory Council is comprised of leaders from e private sector and nonprofit organizations, and former government officials. Member, Wildlife Trafficking Alliance Advisory Council COUNCIL MEMBERS» Dan Ashe, President and CEO, Association of Zoos and Aquariums (Chair)» Jim Breheny, General Director, Zoos and Aquarium, WCS (ex officio, Chair of AZA Board of Directors)» John Calvelli, Executive Vice President, Public Affairs, Wildlife Conservation Society. 09, · As directed by e Executive Order on Combating Wildlife Trafficking at e President signed on y 1, e Advisory Council is comprised of knowledgeable private-sector leaders, representatives of nonprofit organizations, and former government officials, who will advise and assist e Presidential Task Force, including as it works to develop. e Fish and Wildlife Service has announced at e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking will hold a public meeting April 15 in Washington, D.C., to discuss implementation of e National Strategy for Combating Wildlife Trafficking at e Obama administration announced in . Interested persons participate in person or via telephone, but ose wishing to attend in person must register by April 8. In addition to establishing e Advisory Council and Presidential Task Force, e Executive Order is ensuring e allocation of US$ million to Kenya, Sou Africa, and o er countries in sub-Saharan Africa to fight illegal wildlife trafficking and is enhancing regulations at directly affect trafficking of e African elephant and rhinoceros. Apr 15, · Courtesy of Naftali Honig On ch 20, President Obama’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking met in Washington, D.C. to put for recommendations for e implementation of its National. International Illegal Trade in Wildlife: reats and U.S. Policy Congressional Research Service 2 aratist and Islamist militant groups, in Africa and Sou Asia.7 Reports fur er suggest at military officers in some African countries be involved or complicit in poaching operations.8 Well established Asian and Eurasian organized crime groups are fur er suspected of bankrolling. e National Advisory Committee on e Trafficking of Children & You in e United States Listen e National Advisory Committee on e Trafficking of Children and You in e U.S. advises e Attorney General and e Secretary of Heal and Human Services on e nation’s response to trafficking. e OSAC community is invited to attend a joint virtual meeting of e OSAC UAE Country, Dubai Chapter and A VIRTUAL Country Chapter Meeting: Abu Dhabi, UAE (ember 9) Overseas Security Advisory Council Bureau of Diplomatic Security U.S. Department of State Washington, D.C. 20522-2008 Phone: 571-345-2223 Fax: 571-345-2238. 21, · Robert Mitchell, an attorney from Pennsylvania, attended e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking meeting held yesterday, ch 20, . Rob delivered Knife Rights’ statement (Click to read) to e Council.He reports below on e meeting’s low and high points. Meeting Professionals Against Human Trafficking (MPAHT) has created an Advisory Council comprised of individuals representing advocacy groups, survivors, police services and business executives. Since its launch in , MPAHT has made great strides in driving aeness and education on e issue of human trafficking in e meeting planning industry in Canada and e United States. 09, · Extension of Term of Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking. Term of Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking extended until t. 30, by Ex. Ord. No. 13708, t. 30, 80 F.R. 60271, set out as a note under section 14 of e Federal Advisory Committee Act in e Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees. 28, · Acknowledgements. As members of e - United States Advisory Council on Human Trafficking (Council), we are grateful to members who served on e Council in - for e monumental steps ey took to raise aeness and promote survivor empowerment wi federal agencies and local communities in e fight against human trafficking. We, e U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service), announce a public meeting of e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking (Council). e Council's purpose is to provide expertise and support to e Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking. You attend e meeting in . 05, · Background Pursuant to E.O. 13648, e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking was formed on ust 30, to advise e Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking, rough e Secretary of e Interior, on national strategies to combat wildlife trafficking, including but not limited to (a) Effective support for anti-poaching activities. (b) Coordinating regional law enforcement efforts. (c) . In , e Kansas Legislature recognized e Board as e state's official Human Trafficking Advisory Board. is team of advisers is composed of law enforcement personnel, prosecutors, court personnel, advocates, victims of human trafficking and o er pertinent parties who have expertise in is field. Human Trafficking Advisory Board Members. Apr 01, · After helping to develop e Obama administration's response to e African wildlife trafficking crisis, Hayes was appointed by e president to e White House Advisory Council on Wildlife. 22, · BRUSSELS (22 E, ) – WCS (Wildlife Conservation Society) welcomed e Council of e European Union’s support for e EU Action Plan against Wildlife Trafficking is week. e following statement was released by Dr. Susan Lieberman, WCS Vice President, International Policy and member of President Obama’s Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking. e Sustainability and Environment Advisory Council (SEAC) advises e Board of Governors, e IATA Director General, and o er IATA bodies on all matters related to e sustainable development of aviation and its interface wi e environment and acts as e focal point in IATA on sustainability and environment issues. Crawford Allan Leadership Wildlife Trafficking/ Crime, member former Advisory Council to US President's Task Force Wildlife Trafficking Washington, District Of Columbia 500+ connectionsTitle: Leadership Wildlife Trafficking/ . At e White House yesterday, e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking formally adopted and submitted to e President’s Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking a set of recommendations for implementing e National Strategy for Combating Wildlife Trafficking. e recommendations are organized around ree key priority areas: streng ening law. 06, · e U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announces a public meeting of e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking and invites submissions of questions and information for consideration during e meeting. e Council's purpose is to provide expertise and support to e Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking. e Arizona Human Trafficking Council was established in to develop a comprehensive and coordinated victims’ service plan. evaluate and report to e governor statewide data on human trafficking. promote greater collaboration wi law enforcement, state agencies and e community-at-large. and raise public aeness about victims services, restitution and prevention. Advisory Board of e Old State Capitol: Advisory Committee on Perfusion: Advisory Committee on Polysomnography: Advisory Committee on e Regulation and Control of Water Well Drillers: Advisory Council on Early Childhood Care and Education: Advisory Council on . e Montana Advisory Council on Indian Education shall be a strong voice for collaborative efforts among tribal, state, and federal organizations, institutions, groups, and agencies for e express purpose of promoting high quality and equitable educational opportunities for all . e Advisory Council on Child Trafficking (ACCT), and e Moore Center for e Prevention of Child ual Abuse at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Heal. is bipartisan symposium was first announced by President Barack Obama at e Clinton Global Initiative in and recognized as one of several successful initiatives. e Human Trafficking Heal Advisory Board was created by Public Act 461 of , signed into law by Governor Snyder as part of a package of 20 bills designed to bolster statewide efforts to combat human trafficking. e Board is established wi in e Department of Heal and Human Services and made up of 9 members appointed by e governor. e IATA Legal Forum is a biannual working meeting of airline legal officers held under e auspices of e IATA Legal Advisory Council. All legal officers from IATA member airlines are welcome to attend and are entitled to submit business for consideration and discussion during e Legal Forum. Andrea Harris Social, Economic, Environmental and Heal Equity Task Force Subcommittee Meetings Wednesday, ember 4, Barnhill Contracting Company - MWBE Informational Session - DURHAM COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS NOR ERN HIGH SCHOOL Wednesday, ember 4, . Wildlife trafficking is an international crisis at demands immediate attention—from governments, conservations organizations, law enforcement, and e public. If ere ever was a moment when we could focus e world’s attention on a significant issue like wildlife trafficking, now is e time. Participated, as founding members, in a first-of-its-kind regional meeting developing a strong, unified human trafficking response roughout eight sou ern states. is group meets bi-annually and confers by phone more frequently. Sit on e federal Human Trafficking Task Force and e Tennessee Human Trafficking Advisory Council. e Trafficking Victims Protection Act (TVPA) of 2000 was e first comprehensive federal law to address trafficking in persons. e TVPA, which has been reau orized rough e Trafficking Victims Protection Reau orization Act (TVPRA) in 2003, 2005, 2008, and , includes bo trafficking and labor trafficking as severe forms of trafficking in persons. 09, · e Advisory Council on Wildlife Trafficking will make recommendations to e Administration. Photo by belgianchocolate via Wikimedia Commons At an event held at e White House on 9, Secretary of e Interior Sally Jewell named members of a new federal advisory council on wildlife trafficking.