The Union Cabinet has given its approval for signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and United States (US) to enhance cooperation in the field of wildlife conservation and combating wildlife trafficking. With this approval, India will benefit from the expertise of the US Institutions in the fields of (i) Wildlife conservation (ii) Combating illegal trade of wildlife and their derivatives (iii) Management of wildlife areas.
The MoU seeks cooperation in the following areas which includes, Wildlife Forensics and Conservation Genetics, Natural World Heritage Conservation, Advertisement Nature Interpretation and Conservation Awareness. These MoUs have been signed between both the countries because both countries have similarities in the field of wildlife conservation and combating wildlife trafficking. So there is common scope for them to share professional expertise to address priority in this field.
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1. The Union Cabinet has approved the MoU between which two countries on wildlife conservation ?
Courtesy : Business Standard