CITES at work

CITES Secretariat welcomes UN General Assembly Resolution on tackling illicit trafficking in wildlife. See more.

ICCWC's extensive network and global reach. For more details on ICCWC, see more.

CITES Secretary-General John Scanlon met with INTERPOL Secretary General Jürgen Stock today to discuss continued collaboration in combating ‪‎wildlife crime‬. See more.

CITES welcomes EU as 181st Party. See more.

CITES steps up to protect sharks 40 years after Jaws. Read more

CITES Secretary-General's opening remarks at the First Pangolin Range States workshop. Read more

CITES CoP17 venue and dates announced for 2016 in South Africa. See more

WTO-CITES co-publication marks 20 years of cooperation on sustainable development. Read more

CITES Secretary-General's remarks on the destruction of confiscated elephant ivory at Times Square, New York, the United States of America. Read more

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