CITES calendar

April 2014

  • 28 April-03 May:

    27th meeting of the CITES Animals Committee, Veracruz, Mexico

May 2014

  • 01 May: Species Survival Network Shark workshop for west African States, Dakar, Senegal
  • 02-03 May:

    Joint sessions of the 27th meeting of the Animals Committee and the 21st meeting of Plants Committee, Veracruz, Mexico

  • 02-08 May:

    21st meeting of the CITES Plants Committee, Veracruz, Mexico

  • 08 May: Deadline to submit to the CITES Secretariat documents for consideration at the 65th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee
  • 13-15 May: FAO/CITES Regional consultative workshop on sharks for Asia, Xiamen, China
  • 30 May-12 June: North Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO) Scientific Council, Nova Scotia, Canada

June 2014

  • 01-05 June: Eighteenth session of Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC), Sri Lanka
  • 02-06 June: Second Sharks International Symposium, Durban, South Africa
  • 07-14 June: Fifth meeting of the Regional Fishery Body Secretariats’ Network (RSN-5), Rome, Italy
  • 09-13 June: Thirty-first session of the FAO Committee on Fisheries, Rome, Italy
  • 11-12 June: International Workshop on „Identification of CITES traded timber, Hamburg, Germany
  • 17-26 June: Meeting of International Council for the Exploration of the Sea Working Group on Elasmobranch Fishes, Lisbon, Portugal

July 2014

  • 07-11 July:

    65th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee, CICG, Geneva, Switzerland

  • 14-18 July: 87th meeting of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC), Lima, Peru

August 2014

  • 01 August: (dates tbc) Workshop to test CITES Non-Detriment Finding Guidance for Shark Species, Berlin, Germany
  • 06-14 August: 10th regular session of the Science Committee of the Western & Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), Marshall Islands

September 2014

  • 22-26 September: Thirty-sixth annual meeting of the North Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO), Spain

October 2014

  • 13-16 October: Twenty-first annual meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (CCSBT), Auckland, New Zealand

December 2014

  • 01-05 December: Eleventh regular session of the Western & Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), Apia, Samoa

May 2015

  • 12-14 May: Eighth session of the Regional Commission for Fisheries (RECOFI), Islamic Republic of Iran

August 2015

  • 31 August-04 September:

    66th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee, CICG, Geneva, Switzerland