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Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Saiga antelope range States, Parties, multilateral environmental agreements, intergovernmental organizations, non-governmental organizations, and other stakeholders are encouraged to collaborate in the conservation and restoration of the saiga antelope (Saiga spp.), and to support the implementation of the MTIWP (2016-2020) and Decisions 17.267 to 17.270.

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

The Standing Committee shall consider the report submitted by the Secretariat, and make any recommendations it considers appropriate for consideration at the 18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties.

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Based on information submitted by range States and consumer and trading countries, and in collaboration with the Secretariat of the Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS), the CITES Secretariat shall report to the Standing Committee regarding the implementation of Decisions 17.267 to 17.271.

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Subject to the availability of external resources, the Secretariat should assist saiga range States and major trading and consumer States, upon request, in ensuring effective stockpile management and monitoring, including the development of inventories and improving stockpile security.

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Range States of Saiga spp. and important consumer and trading countries of saiga parts and derivatives are encouraged to collaborate to enhance in situ and ex situ conservation of saiga antelopes, develop joint actions and programmes in support of saiga conservation and restoration, and leverage financial and other resources for undertaking these activities and supporting the implementation of Decisions 17.267 to 17.269.

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Range States of Saiga spp. and important consumer and trading countries of saiga parts and derivatives are encouraged to address challenges in controlling illicit trade in saiga horns and derivatives thereof by:
a) supporting the development of tools to facilitate the identification, sourcing and determination of age of saiga horns;
b) ensuring effective stockpile management;
c) promoting training of, and cross-border collaboration amongst, enforcement agencies; and
d) tackling new illegal trade channels such as those using social media.

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Important consumer and trading countries of saiga parts and derivatives are encouraged to carefully manage the trade in, and consumption of saiga products and derivatives, for example through promoting the use of alternative products with similar medicinal properties, engaging with traditional Asian medicine industries and consumers of saiga products, education and information campaigns, and developing labelling schemes.

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

Saiga antelope (Saiga spp.)

The range States of the saiga antelope (Saiga spp.) and important consumer and trading countries of saiga parts and derivatives, as identified by the Secretariat on the basis of CITES trade data, should:
a) fullyimplement the measures directed to them in the Medium-Term International Work Programme for the Saiga Antelope (2016-2020) [MTIWP (2016-2020)], developed in support of the Memorandum of Understanding concerning Conservation, Restoration and Sustainable Use of the Saiga Antelope (Saiga spp.) and its Saiga Action Plan; and
b) provideinformation to the Secretariat on the measures and activities they undertook to implement the actions directed to them in the MTIWP (2016-2020).

Helmeted hornbill (Rhinoplax vigil)

Helmeted hornbill (Rhinoplax vigil)

The Standing Committee shall review the implementation of Decision 17.265 on the basis of the Secretariat’s reports and report at the 18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties on the implementation of this Decision, with any recommendations for further action.

Helmeted hornbill (Rhinoplax vigil)

Helmeted hornbill (Rhinoplax vigil)

Subject to the availability of external funding, the Secretariat shall:
a) consult the range States of the helmeted hornbill concerning their measures to conserve and protect this species, including relevant conservation actions, legal and regulatory measures, outreach and education activities, cross-border cooperation and actions to combat poaching and illegal trade;
b) assist Parties to develop and implement measures, including legislative and enforcement measures and regional and sub-regional initiatives, to halt or reduce, and ultimately, eliminate illegal trade in helmeted hornbills;
c) work closely with partners of theInternational Consortium on Combating Wildlife Crime (ICCWC)to support the implementation of this Decision; and
d) report to the Standing Committee on the implementation of this Decision.

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