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The Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) is an independent campaigning organisation committed to bringing about change that protects the natural world from environmental crime and abuse.

Our vision is a future where humanity respects, protects and celebrates the natural world for the benefit of all

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Faroe Islands whaling and the birth of EIA’s first campaign

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Next month, EIA marks its 30th anniversary, and here founder director Jennifer Lonsdale looks back to the 1984 investigation into whaling in the Faroe Islands...

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Do you have the skills to help us protect the world’s forests?

2006 Indonesia Illegal Logging (c) EIA crop

Have you got the skills and drive to help us protect the world’s precious forests from exploitation and environmental crime? Investigations are the hallmark of...

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A new rhino poaching remedy to trigger alarm bells?

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The announcement by South Africa Environment Minister Edna Molewa earlier this week that up to 500 rhino could be relocated from the world famous Kruger...

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China needs new laws to tackle illegal logging

Logs smuggled across the land border from Myanmar into Yunnan province, China, April 2012 (c) EIA - crop

. The Chinese have a saying about drinking poison to quench a thirst, “yin zhen zhi ke”, used to warn against hasty remedies with consequences...

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