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Keynote Address by CITES Secretary-General John E. Scanlon at the Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking Symposium - Virginia, U.S.A

Presidential Task Force on Wildlife Trafficking Symposium

June 28 & 29, 2016, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Allder Auditorium, Springfield, Virginia, U.S.A.

Keynote Address by John E. Scanlon

CITES Secretary-General

‘CITES and tackling wildlife trafficking and CITES CoP 17’

 

100 days left before the World Wildlife Conference – CITES #CoP17 – kicks off in South Africa!

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not an official document.

 

PRESS RELEASE

100 days left before the World Wildlife Conference –
CITES #CoP17 – kicks off in South Africa!

Geneva, 15 June 2016 – In exactly 100 days from today, the entire CITES community will gather at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa, for the 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to CITES (CoP17) to be held from 24 September to 5 October.

Remarks of CITES Secretary-General at the Special High-level Event and Launch of the First “World Wildlife Crime” Report

Special High-level event and Launch of the first “World Wildlife Crime” Report

UN Headquarters New York, 6 June 2016

Remarks by John E. Scanlon

Secretary-General CITES

 

Angola – World Environment Day 2016 - Message from John E Scanlon, CITES Secretary-General

Angola – World Environment Day 2016

Message from John E Scanlon, CITES Secretary-General

5 June 2016

 

CITES Secretary-General's opening remarks at the Committee of the German Bundestag for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety

German Bundestag (Federal Diet)

Public discussion with experts on “the wildlife trade” including on
“Combating poaching and the illegal wildlife trade”

Committee on the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety

Marie-Elisabeth-Luders Building, Berlin

Opening Remarks by John E. Scanlon Cites Secretary-General

 

Regional joint preparatory meetings for CITES CoP17 and CBD COP13

Regional joint preparatory meetings for CITES and CBD
meetings of CoP and COP/MOP in 2016

Africa, Asia, Central and South America and the Caribbean / Latin America and the Caribbean, Pacific / Oceania

Saving lions: Africa agrees on ways forward

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not an official document.

Lion Range State Meeting - Joint statement by CITES - CMS

       

Joint Statement by

John E. Scanlon, Secretary-General of CITES and Bradnee Chambers, Executive Secretary of CMS

 

Distinguished delegates,

Ladies and Gentlemen,

U.N. World Environment Day 2016 (5 June 2016)

Message from CITES Secretary-General John E. Scanlon
 

UN targets wildlife crime in the lead up to CITES CoP17

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not an official document.

 

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