China and the Illegal Wildlife Trade

  • Rebecca W. Y. WongEmail author
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Green Criminology book series (PSGC)


This chapter provides an overview of China’s position within the global illegal wildlife trade from two perspectives: (1) China’s geographical location and its relationship with the illegal wildlife trade; (2) the responses from the Chinese government to tackle the trade.


Law Chinese government Wildlife protection Conservation Asia 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.City University of Hong KongKowloon TongHong Kong

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