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African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

Until the 18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties, in the evaluation of applications to register facilities breeding Psittacus erithacus for commercial purposes, pursuant to Resolution Conf. 12.10 (Rev. CoP15) on Registration of operations that breed Appendix-I animal species in captivity for commercial purposes, consideration should be given to:
a) the recommendations of the Management Authority and Scientific Authority of the Party;
b) national measures to regulate domestic trade in this species which may not previously have been required due to its former Appendix-II status;
c) any compliance measures directed to the Party submitting the application to register the facility; and
d) whether the Party has been included in the Review of Significant Trade concerning the species in the prior 10 years from the effective listing date.

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

The Secretariat, CITES Parties, donors, relevant experts, intergovernmental organizations, non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders, are requested to support range States of Psittacus erithacus erithacus and P. erithacus timneh, as appropriate, to develop and implement National Action Plans for the conservation of the species.

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

Directed to range States of Psittacus erithacus 
The range States should, with the support of the CITES Secretariat, relevant experts, relevant CITES Parties, non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders, develop National Action Plans, with timeframes, deliverables, and milestones, for the conservation of the species. The following key issues should be addressed:
a) actions to undertake a scientifically based field survey to establish the population status of the species in the range States;
b) the establishment and maintenance of information systems or databases relating to the populations;
c) the development and implementation of relevant long-term monitoring systems to enable range States to monitor trends in the populations;
d) the development and implementation of national management plans, where required. These plans should provide for regional cooperation, where appropriate;
e) actions to implement law enforcement programmes to combat poaching and illegal trade (both national and international) and report on the results of the programmes in terms of enforcement efforts, seizures and prosecutions;
f) the investigation of the possibility of establishing in situ captive-breeding facilities for the species, in collaboration with States with breeding facilities.

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

Directed to range States of Psittacus erithacus 
The range States of Psittacus erithacus should participate in the development and implementation of regional management plans for the conservation and management of Psittacus erithacus erithacus and P. erithacus timneh.

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

Subject to external funding, the Secretariat, shall, in consultation with the range States, appoint relevant experts, to develop regional management plans for the conservation and management of Psittacus erithacus erithacus and P. erithacus timneh, in collaboration with the range States, relevant experts, non-governmental organizations and other stakeholders; taking into account the national management plans.

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

African grey parrot (Psittacus erithacus)

The Secretariat shall seek funding to assist range States in the development and implementation of National Action Plans for the conservation of Psittacus erithacus erithacus and P. erithacus timneh.

African cherry (Prunus africana)

African cherry (Prunus africana)

The Plants Committee shall:
a) cooperate with the Secretariat with regard to the organization of the International Workshop;
b) review the recommendations from the International Workshop for consideration and advice to the range States of Prunus africana; and
c) submit a report and provide recommendations to the Standing Committee, as appropriate, and report to the 18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties.

African cherry (Prunus africana)

African cherry (Prunus africana)

Directed to exporting and importing Parties of African cherry (Prunus africana
Exporting and importing Parties of Prunus africana shall cooperate with the Secretariat in the organization of the International Workshop by providing expertise, among others, on methodologies to be used for inventories, sustainable harvesting techniques, monitoring and traceability systems, perspectives in terms of developing plantations or agroforestry systems and funding on a voluntary basis.

African cherry (Prunus africana)

African cherry (Prunus africana)

The Secretariat shall:
a) organize, subject to available resources, an International Workshop on the sustainable use and the control of international trade in Prunus africana with the participation of all relevant Parties, including exporting and importing countries, forestry experts and stakeholders with a view to producing recommendations, among others, on methodologies to be used for inventories (including regarding the sampling design and the inventory data set), sustainable harvesting techniques, monitoring and traceability systems, and perspectives in terms of developing plantations or agroforestry systems as a possible complementary mean of producing bark of Prunus africana in a sustainable manner, as well as any other relevant issues;
b) seek external funding, in particular from interested Parties, intergovernmental and non-governmental organizations, and the International Tropical Timber Organization; in order to organize the International Workshop as called for under paragraph a); and
c) report to the Plants Committee at its 24th meeting about the recommendations made by the International Workshop for consideration and advice to the range States of Prunus africana.

Freshwater stingrays (Potamotrygonidae spp.)

Freshwater stingrays (Potamotrygonidae spp.)

Directed to Parties, the Secretariat and interested organizations
The Secretariat, subject to external funding, non-governmental organizations, intergovernmental organizations [including the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)] and Parties are encouraged to support range States in the mathematical modelling of population trends for freshwater stingrays (family Potamotrygonidae) and the Secretariat shall report any such activities to the Animals Committee as appropriate.

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