"Dehorning rhinos without increasing wildlife law enforcement capacity, shutting down global markets, and destroying the horns is a mere Band-Aid on the cancer of rhino poaching," he said.
For now, it's unclear whether Zimbabwe's initiative will actually help rhinos. But Marabini made it known that AWARE Trust does not condone rhino horn trading.
"If it was up to us, we'd torch the stockpile," she said.
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