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Remarks of CITES Secretary-General on the destruction of confiscated elephant ivory and rhino horn in Viet Nam


Remarks on the destruction of confiscated elephant ivory
and rhino horn in Hanoi, Viet Nam

John E. Scanlon, CITES Secretary-General

12 November 2016

 

Mr. Ha Cong Tuan, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development
Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen

Largest ever World Wildlife Conference hailed as a ‘game changer’

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Wildlife enforcement networks meet to further strengthen collaboration to combat ‘industrial scale’ crime

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Wildlife enforcement networks meet to further strengthen collaboration to combat ‘industrial scale’ crime

 

CoP17 hosts first ever wildlife crime partnerships forum

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CoP17 hosts first ever wildlife crime partnerships forum

 

Opening Address by Minister of Enviromental Affairs Dr Edna Molewa at the Opening of the 17th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties

MINISTER OF ENVIRONMENTAL AFFAIRS, DR EDNA MOLEWA, ADDRESSES THE OPENING SESSION OF THE CITES COP17 IN JOHANNESBURG

24 SEPTEMBER 2016

 

The President of the Republic of South Africa, His Excellency, Mr Jacob Zuma,

The Executive Director of UNEP, Mr Erik Solheim,

The Secretary-General of CITES, Mr John E Scanlon,

Ministers of Environmental Affairs, Wildlife and Natural Resources,

Opening speech by Øystein Størkersen, Chair of CITES Standing Committee at the 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties

CITES CoP17

Øystein Størkersen, Chair of CITES Standing Committee

Opening Speech

Johannesburg, 24 September 2016

Dear President, 
Ministers, dignitaries,
ladies and gentlemen,
friends of CITES

Opening Address by President Jacob Zuma, at the Opening of the 17th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties


Opening Address by President Jacob Zuma, at the Opening of the 17th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) in Johannesburg, South Africa
 
24 September 2016

 

Minister Mokonyane and all Ministers present from the Parties,

Opening Ceremony Speech by John E. Scanlon, Secretary-General of CITES at the seventeenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties

CITES CoP17

John E. Scanlon, CITES Secretary General

Opening Ceremony Speech

Johannesburg, 24 September 2016

 

Honourable Ministers

Distinguished Guests

Friends and colleagues

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Address by Erik Solheim, UNEP Executive Director at the seventeenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties

CITES CoP17

Johannesburg, 24 September 2016

 

Thank you so very much Edna, Ministers, friends.

Global consortium strengthens efforts to tackle wildlife crime

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Global consortium strengthens efforts to tackle wildlife crime

 

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