The new Penal Code is now live!

The new Penal Code is now live. The headline is the increasing of the maximum jail term for wildlife crime from seven years to 15 years. Along with possession of endangered wildlife becoming a criminal offence, the new Penal Code now in force takes on board all of ENV's recommendations.




Seven days closer to bear- free cages

Education for Nature – Vietnam in partnership with World Animal Protection and Four Paws hailed a number of successful outcomes in the wake of their first Vietnam Bear Week (December 10-16) urging the public not to use bear bile and other bear products as well as calling for an end to bear farming in Vietnam.






Vietnam races to end bear farming

Ha Noi (December 10, 2017) – Today, more than 800 runners from 43 countries around the globe have come together to “Run for Bears” to signal their strong support for the closing of bear farms, the reduction of bear bile demand, and expediting an end to the cruel and illegal bear bile industry. Hanoi Red River Runners hosted this year’s 11th Annual Hanoi Half Marathon organized by Sporting Republic, in partnership with Education for Nature – Vietnam (ENV).