CITES at work

The 65th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee is scheduled to start on 7 July. See the agenda.

CITES visits Iranian sturgeon aquaculture facilities. See more.

CITES Secretary-General's intervention on Illegal Wildlife Trade at UN Environment Assembly Ministerial Dialogue, read more ...

Elephant poaching and ivory smuggling figures for 2013 released. See more.

See the CITES intervention at the 31st session of the FAO Committee on Fisheries

Deputy Prime Minister Hoang Trung Hai of Viet Nam meeting CITES Secretary-General John E. Scanlon as Viet Nam celebrates 20th Anniversary of Joining CITES. See more.

CITES calendar

  • 14-18 July: 87th meeting of the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC), Lima, Peru
  • 06-14 August: 10th regular session of the Science Committee of the Western & Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC), Marshall Islands
  • 20-21 August: Workshop to test CITES Non-Detriment Finding Guidance for Shark Species, Bonn, Germany
  • 22-26 September: Thirty-sixth annual meeting of the North Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO), Spain
  • 13-16 October: Twenty-first annual meeting of the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (CCSBT), Auckland, New Zealand