Hin Nam No Enables Khammouane Province to Better Understand Wildlife Trade Dynamics

Sep 3, 2020

Research Collaborators of Hin Nam No – experts from the University of Cologne and Cologne Zoo, Germany – published the research results from wildlife trade surveys, carried out as part of the baseline research program for the world heritage nomiantion of Hin Nam No:


The research findings can support Hin Nam No, Khammouane Province and Laos in addressing illegal wildlife trade more effectively. Furthermore, as wildlife trade is now reconized as a major driver of zoonotic diseases, the study, which was supported by the German Government through GIZ’s ProFEB Project, can help to improve both, the well-being of endangered animals in Laos, and the well-being of the people in the region and the world.