Thirty-first meeting of the Animals Committee - AGENDA

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Thirty-first meeting of the Animals Committee

Geneva (Switzerland), 13-17 July 2020

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AGENDA (provisional)


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Opening remarks of the Chair    
Opening remarks of the Secretary-General    
X Confirmation of the election of the Chair and Vice-Chair    
X Declaration of conflict of interest    
X Rules of Procedure    
X Agenda    
X Working programme     
X Admission of observers    
X Animals Committee strategic planning for 2020-2022 (CoP18-CoP19)    
  X.1 Resolutions and Decisions directed to the Animals Committee    
  X.2 Animals Committee workplan    
X CITES Strategic Vision *
[Decision 18.25]
X Appendix-I listed species *
[Decision 18.29]
X Capacity-building * [Decision 18.40]    
Cooperation with organizations and Multilateral Environmental Agreements    
X Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) * 
[Resolution Conf. 18.4]
X Joint CITES-CMS African Carnivores Initiative 
[Decision 18.58]
General compliance and enforcement    
X Review of Significant Trade in specimens of Appendix-II species
[Resolution Conf. 12.8 (Rev. CoP18)]
  X.1 Overview of the Review of Significant Trade    
  X.2 Species selected following CoP16    
  X.3 Species selected following CoP17    
  X.4 Species selected following CoP18    
Regulation of trade    
X Non-detriment findings *
[Resolution Conf. 16.7 (Rev. CoP17) and Decisions 18.132 and 18.133]
X Identification materials *
[Decision 18.137]
X Identification and traceability of sturgeons and paddlefish (Acipenseriformes spp.)
[Decision 16.137 (Rev. CoP18)]
X Specimens produced through biotechnology *
[Decision 18.148]
X Definition of the term 'appropriate and acceptable destinations'
[Decision 18.155]
X Captive-bred and ranched specimens
[Resolution Conf. 17.7]
  X.1 Review of trade in animal specimens reported as produced in captivity
[Resolution Conf. 17.7 and Decision 17.102]
  X.2 Captive breeding of spiny tailed lizards
Decision 18.175]
  X.3 Review of CITES provisions related to trade in specimens of animals and plants not of wild source *
[Decision 18.172]
X West African vultures (Accipitridae spp.)
[Decision 18.190 and 18.191]
X Conservation of amphibians (Amphibia spp.)
[Decision 18.195]
X Eels (Anguilla spp.)
[Decisions 18.197 to 18.200]
X Precious corals (Order Antipatharia and family Coralliidae)
[Decision 17.192 (Rev. CoP18)]
X Marine turtles (Cheloniidae spp. and Dermochelyidae spp.)
[Decision 18.216]
X Sharks and rays (Elasmobranchii spp.)
[Resolution Conf. 12.6 (Rev. CoP18); Decisions 18.223 and 18.225]
X Seahorses (Hippocampus spp.)
[Decision 18.232]
X Pangolins (Manis spp.)
[Decision 18.243]
X African lions (Panthera leo)
[Decision 18.247]
X Leopards (Panthera pardus)    
  X.1 Leopards (Panthera pardus) in Africa
[Decision 18.255]
  X.2 Quotas for leopard hunting trophies
[Decisions 18.167 and 18.168]
X Songbird trade and conservation management (Passeriformes)
[Decision 18.257]
X Banggai cardinalfish (Pterapogon kauderni)
[Decision 18.265]
X Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)
[Decision 18.272]
X Queen conch (Strombus gigas)
[Decision 18.276]
X Titicaca water frog (Telmatobius culeus)
[Decision 18.284]
X Tortoises and freshwater turtles (Testudines spp.)
[Decision 18.291]
X Marine ornamental fishes
[Decision 18.297]
Maintenance of the Appendices    
X Report of the specialist on zoological nomenclature
[Resolution Conf. 12.11 (Rev. CoP18) and Decisions 17.312 (Rev. CoP18), 18.309 to 18.312, 18.315]
X Nomenclature of Appendix-III listings *
[Decision 18.313]
X Annotations *
Decision 16.162 (Rev. CoP18)]
X Periodic Review of species included in Appendices I and II *
[Resolution Conf. 14.8 (Rev. CoP17)]
X Guidance for the publication of the Appendices *
[Decision 18.331]
X Regional reports    
  X.1 Africa    
  X.2 Asia    
  X.3 Central and South America and the Caribbean    
  X.4 Europe    
  X.5 North America    
  X.6 Oceania    
X Any other business    
X Time and venue of the 32nd meeting of the Animals Committee    
X Closing remarks    

* This agenda item is addressed to the Animals and Plants Committees.