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World’s wildlife trade regulator meets to assess compliance with multilateral rules, strengthen measures to prevent extinctions and tackle illicit trafficking

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not an official document.

 

PRESS RELEASE

Opening remarks by Chairman of the Standing Committee at the 66th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee

Opening Remarks
by Mr Øystein Størkersen, Chairman of the Standing Committee

at the Sixty-sixth meeting of the Standing Committee

Geneva (Switzerland), 11 January 2016

Opening Remarks by John E. Scanlon, CITES Secretary-General at the Sixty-sixth meeting of the Standing Committee

Sixty-sixth meeting of the Standing Committee

Geneva (Switzerland), 11 January 2016

Opening remarks by John E. Scanlon, CITES Secretary General

CITES shark listings capacity building efforts recognised by UN General Assembly in annual resolution on Sustainable Fisheries

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not an official document.

 

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CITES shark listings capacity building efforts recognised by UN General Assembly
in annual resolution on Sustainable Fisheries

 

World Animal Health Organisation (OIE) and CITES agree to collaborate on animal health and welfare issues worldwide to safeguard biodiversity and protect animals

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not an official document.

 

JOINT PRESS RELEASE

100 days until UN World Wildlife Day 2016 – a time to celebrate and raise awareness of the world’s wild animals and plants

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not an official document.

 

PRESS RELEASE

National Ivory Action Plans: Good progress made, but essential next steps needed

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JOINT PRESS RELEASE

Global alliance celebrates 5 years’ achievements in combating wildlife crime

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not an official document.

 

PRESS RELEASE

Call for entry announced for the International 
Elephant Film Festival

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not an official document.

 

JOINT PRESS RELEASE

Corruption as an enabler of wildlife and forest crime - Joint Statement of the Executive Director of UNODC and the Secretary-General of CITES

 

Corruption as an enabler of wildlife and forest crime

Joint Statement of Mr Yury Fedotov, Executive Director of UNODC and
Mr John Scanlon, Secretary-General of CITES 

Saint Petersburg, 3 November 2015

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