UNESCO approved in 1978, in Paris, the UNIVERSAL DECLARATION OF ANIMAL RIGHTS, following the same philosophical path of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, voted on by the UN 30 years, Dr. Georges Heuse, secretary general of the International Center for Experimentation Human Biology and distinguished scientist, was the one who proposed this Declaration.
Art. 12) 1) Any act that causes the death of a large number of wild animals is genocide, that is, a crime against the species;
I come by means of this petition request that the sale of ivory in the world become banned.
This petition is important for the trafficking of ivory results in the genocide of a species, the elephants. They only have 10 more years before the complete extinction.