Secretary-General of CITES

Early reflections on eight years as Secretary-General of CITES, 2010-2018

CITES Secretary-General's Keynote address at the 37th Session of the Enforcement Committee of the World Customs Organization (WCO) - Brussels, Belgium

“Customs Enforcement: Securing Trade and Travel”

Keynote address by John E. Scanlon, Secretary-General of CITES

19 March 2018

 

Committee Chair, Abigail Bradshaw, distinguished delegates, ladies and gentlemen.

We Can Stop the Poaching of Big Cats. Here’s How - External link to CITES Secretary-General's Op Ed

Just seven years ago in India’s magnificent Manas National Park, there were no tigers to speak of, just a few remnants of a population wiped out after decades of civil unrest that left the park’s wildlife vulnerable to persecution.

CITES Secretary-General's remarks at the 12th IATA World Cargo Symposium - Dallas, Texas, USA

12th IATA World Cargo Symposium

Dallas, 13 March 2018

‘Air cargo and the fight against illegal wildlife trade’

Keynote address by John E. Scanlon, Secretary-General of CITES

Distinguished delegates, Ladies and Gentlemen,

CITES Secretary-General's opening remarks at UN World Wildlife Day 2018 Global Celebration - UN Headquarters, New York

UN World Wildlife Day 2018. Big Cats: Predators Under Threat!

Opening Remarks by John E. Scanlon, Moderator and CITES Secretary-General

2 March 2018

 

Deputy Secretary-General, Excellences, Distinguished guests, friends of wildlife!

CITES Secretary-General's remarks at the US Department of State World Wildlife Day Reception - Washington DC, USA

Big Cats: Predators Under Threat

‘CITES turns 45 as we celebrate the 5th World Wildlife Day’

1 March, 2018, Washington DC, USA

 

 

Director Christine Dawson

Deputy Assistant Secretary Jim Walsh

Colleagues

Friends of Wildlife!

CITES Secretary-General's opening remarks at the Rural Communities Working Group meeting, Nairobi, Kenya

CITES and Rural Communities Working Group meeting

Opening remarks by Mr. John E. Scanlon, CITES Secretary-General

26 February, Geneva/Nairobi, 2018

Dear colleagues from CITES Parties and rural community representatives

Message from the CITES Secretary-General, John E. Scanlon

 
Completing my mandate as CITES Secretary-General
 
February, 2018
 

Secretary-General's opening remarks at the Sixty-ninth meeting of the Standing Committee, Geneva, Switzerland

Sixty-ninth meeting of the CITES Standing Committee

Geneva, Switzerland, 27 November 2017

Opening remarks by John E. Scanlon, CITES Secretary General

CITES Secretary General's intervention at the Annual General Meeting and Open Forum of International Fragrance Association (IFRA), Barcelona, Spain

Statement by John E. Scanlon, CITES Secretary-General

Annual General Meeting and Open Forum of International Fragrance Association (IFRA)

‘The Role of Science in a Post Truth, Fake News World’

‘CITES and International Agreements: Opportunities and Challenges for Business’

Majestic Hotel, Barcelona, 6-10 November 2017

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