Tortoises and freshwater turtles (Testudines spp.) 16.109

 
Directed to the Secretariat
16.109 Subject to external funding, the Secretariat shall contract independent consultants to undertake a study, taking into account the findings of the Cancún workshop on non-detriment findings and other pertinent sources of information, to identify and discuss factors that are of particular relevance to make non-detriment findings for tortoises and freshwater turtles. These factors should include, but not be limited to, tortoise and turtle population status and dynamics, trade dynamics, production systems, and trade in parts and derivatives. This study should provide guidance to make non-detriment findings for tortoises and freshwater turtles.
 

 

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Number / Code: 
16.109
COP meeting: 
Sixteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties

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