$35 billion in foreign assistance
in South Korea's post-war recovery
$60+ billion per year
making it our 7th largest export market.
As Olympic mascot, the white tiger “Soohorang” symbolizes protection
for the 2018 Games.
But the wild tiger population has been decimated:
over the last century.
USAID has teamed up with the World Bank to double the wild tiger population by 2022 — the next year of the Winter Olympics.
Why it Matters
Stopping wildlife trafficking not only protects the world's animals — it is also essential to strengthening U.S. national security by keeping billions of dollars out of the hands of criminal and terrorist groups.