Kathi Lynn Austin will share stories about her intrepid three-continent investigation into the guns used by wildlife traffickers and how her CSI "follow the guns" approach has enabled her to identify rhino poaching kingpins and help bring them to justice. A former UN arms trafficking expert who helped bring down one of the most notorious merchants of death Viktor Bout, Kathi is the founder and director of the Conflict Awareness Project and is currently setting up a wildlife crime unit in her hometown Richmond, Virginia.
Read Kathi's full report here.
Follow The Guns
An overlooked key to combat rhino poaching and wildlife crime.
She Hunted History’s Worst Arms Dealers.
Now She’s Taking on Rhino Poachers.