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Rowan Martin, PhD

Rowan Martin, PhD

Experts look forward to a brighter future for Cape parrots

Oct 25, 2019

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The World Parrot Trust joined experts from South Africa and around the world in Hogsback, South Africa 26th-27th September to create a plan to secure the future of Cape parrots. The plan sets the stage for coordinated action to address...

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Rowan Martin, PhD

Mshindi the survivor: Rescued Grey parrots thriving in the wild send a message of hope

Jul 03, 2019

In the early 2010s, thousands upon thousands of Grey parrots were being trapped in the wild, stuffed into boxes and sent to breeders and pet dealers around the world. Uganda was one of the many countries through which wild parrots flowed out of Africa to the rest of the world and in 2011 the...

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Rowan Martin, PhD

New video: The Parrot Guardians of Angola

Jan 18, 2019

​Building capacity to rescue wild parrots seized from illegal trade is a vital part of strategies to bring this practice to an end. Another important element is to enlist the support of communities who are often first line of defence against trappers. As part of a major collaborative effort to...

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Rowan Martin, PhD

Focus on Angola: new efforts to tackle parrot trafficking in the Congo basin

Dec 24, 2018

The Mayombe forest sits at the south-western margin of the Congo Basin's tropical rainforests. Stretching from coastal Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), through the Cabinda Province of Angola, along the western zone of the Republic of Congo and up to south-west Gabon, it supports a...

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