CITES at work

New listing of sharks and manta rays came into force on 14 September. More ...

World Ranger Day 2014: Message from the CITES Secretary-General, John E. Scanlon. Read more...

CITES Standing Committee (SC65) conclusions: A focus on the front lines. More

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 calendar

  • 21 September 2014: Destruction of rhino horn stockpiles in the Czech Republic. See more.
  • 22-26 September: Thirty-sixth annual meeting of the North Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO), Spain
  • 26 September 2014: Poaching and Illicit Wildlife Trafficking - towards joint action by the international community. See more.
  • 29 September 2014: The Challenges of a Living List: Making Progress on a Green Goods Agreement. See more.
  • 06-17 October: 12th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity. See more.