Efforts to “Prevent Ivory Products From Being Taken Overseas” by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government

In response to international concerns about Japan’s ivory trade, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government has set up the ” Advisory Council on Regulation of Ivory Trade ” to study how ivory trading should be conducted in Tokyo.
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government, as the host city of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, has decided to implement measures to prevent the illegal transportation of ivory products overseas by cooperating with the national government and taking into consideration the opinions of the expert panel.

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Efforts to “Prevent Ivory Products From Being Taken Overseas” by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government(Office of the Governor for Policy Planning ,TMG website)