National legislation status

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CITES enabling legislation enacted in 2011 and submitted to the Secretariat in 2016. Certain gaps identified by the Secretariat need to be addressed. A consultant was hired in Burundi to work on the legislation. New draft legislation prepared and comments provided by the Secretariat in Nov. 2021. 

Finalization and submission of draft legislation. 

Nov. 2021

Review of Significant Trade

Under development.

Annual reports

2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 Trade suspension