Characterizing efforts to reduce consumer demand for wildlife products.

@article{Verssimo2019CharacterizingET,
  title={Characterizing efforts to reduce consumer demand for wildlife products.},
  author={D. Ver{\'i}ssimo and A. K. Y. Wan},
  journal={Conservation biology : the journal of the Society for Conservation Biology},
  year={2019},
  volume={33 3},
  pages={
          623-633
        }
}
  • D. Veríssimo, A. K. Y. Wan
  • Published 2019
  • Business, Medicine
  • Conservation biology : the journal of the Society for Conservation Biology
  • The unsustainable trade in wildlife is a key threat to Earth's biodiversity. Efforts to mitigate this threat have traditionally focused on regulation and enforcement, and there is a growing interest in campaigns to reduce consumer demand for wildlife products. We aimed to characterize these behavior-change campaigns and the evidence of their impacts. We searched peer-reviewed and grey literature repositories and over 200 institutional websites to retrieve information on demand-reduction… CONTINUE READING
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