India and the United States have signed a MoU to enhance mutual cooperation on conserving wildlife and combating its trafficking.
1. The two countries agreed to cooperate and strengthen capacity for wildlife conservation and management in India, including efforts to protect critical habitats.
2. India and the US also committed to cooperate regionally and globally for combating of illegal trade in wildlife through capacity building, strengthening cooperation and sharing best practices.
3. The two countries also agreed to share best practices, capacity-building, awareness campaign and law enforcement that contribute to improved environmental health.
4. To cooperate with each other to deny space to poaching and illegal trade in wildlife products.