Climate idea

Petter Körnemark

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Regeringskansliet

Climate idea

Do like Finland and raise the fine for illegal hunting

Wildlife and biodiversity is important when fighting the climate crisis.
To combat illegal hunting Finland has raised the fine according to the cost of protecting the endangered animals, resulting in less illegal hunting and awareness about that this hunting is no longer cool.
For instance, Swedish former Secretary of State who was caught with 15 eels was fined 38800 SEK whereas in Finland the fine would have been around 590000 SEK. I think that fine would have stopped him from illegal fishing and he could instead have stayed Secretary of State.
Government of Sweden, please consider do like Finland and raise the fines for illegal hunting! Actually, Norway should too, and Denmark, even the whole EU and why not UN. Sweden is also in position to raise this question in the EU parliament.
Article in Swedish:

Tjuvfiske av den akut hotade ålen dyr affär i Finland

Tidigare statssekreteraren PM Nilssons tjuvfiske av ål hade gett drygt en halv miljon i böter i Finland. De har lagstiftade värden på hotade arter.

https://www.dn.se/sverige/tjuvfiske-av-den-akut-hotade-alen-dyr-affar-i-finland/




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  • We Don't Have Time

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    Dear Petter Körnemark Thank you for getting your climate idea to level 2! We have reached out to Regeringskansliet and asked what they think. I will keep you updated on any progress! /Adam We Don't Have Time

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    • Gorffly mokua

      6 w

      Tough actions should be taken to curb this menace!

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      • Ajema Lydiah

        6 w

        a great idea

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        • Edwin wangombe

          6 w

          Yes Other countries should follow the example of Finland in order to safeguard our wildlife and ecosystem

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          • Videlis Eddie

            6 w

            Good idea

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            • Joseph Githinji

              6 w

              Amazing idea,this should be adopted in the whole world.

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              • Tabitha Kimani

                6 w

                Strict deterrent measures should be adopted like such huge fines.

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                • Munene Mugambi

                  6 w

                  Fine plus prison time works best

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                  • Annett Michuki..

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                    it's an nice idea

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