17.108 to 17.111 Review of Significant Trade

17.108

Decision directed to: Secretariat

The Secretariat, within six months of the adoption of Resolution Conf. 12.8 (Rev. CoP17) on Review of Significant Trade in specimens of Appendix-II species and building on the work done to date, shall develop, test and establish a Review of Significant Trade Tracking and Management database as an essential tool for the effective implementation and transparency of the process.


17.109

Decision directed to: Secretariat

The Secretariat, subject to the availability of funds, within six months of the adoption of Resolution Conf. 12.8 (Rev. CoP17), shall develop a user-friendly guide to the Review of Significant Trade that can also be included in the initial letter to range States.


17.110

Decision directed to: Secretariat

The Secretariat, subject to the availability of funds, within nine months of the adoption of Resolution Conf. 12.8 (Rev. CoP17), shall develop a comprehensive training module on the Review of Significant Trade (including case studies as appropriate).


17.111

Decision directed to: Animals Committee, Plants Committee

The Animals and Plants Committee, with the assistance of the Secretariat, shall explore potential benefits and disadvantages of country-wide significant trade reviews, drawing upon the lessons learned, outcomes and impacts of the country-wide Review of Significant Trade of Madagascar as relevant.