Funds being provided by the very industry activists argue is causing harm to wildlife and the environment.

The first sanctuary for orphaned pygmy elephants has opened in the Malaysian state of Sabah.

It is a refuge for animals fast losing access to their natural habitat.

But it is funded by the palm oil producers, the very industry activists argue is causing harm to wildlife and the environment.

http://www.aljazeera.com/video/asia/2013/09/201391916403645468.html

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Comment by Napoleon Bonaparte on October 25, 2013 at 2:29am

Burma’s Last Timber Elephants

Myanmar's timber elephants and their handlers have survived wars and dictatorships, but will they survive democracy?

http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/101east/2013/10/burmas-last-tim...

Comment by Napoleon Bonaparte on September 19, 2013 at 4:03pm


http://www.k12.hi.us/~kealaint/hawkwork/2008/images/asian_elephant.jpg

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