CITES reference materials

General information

CITES-FAO Sharks standard Powerpoint presentations

  1. FAO, CITES, fisheries and aquaculture ()
  2. CITES: an introduction ()
  3. CITES and Sharks and Manta Rays ()
  4. Newly listed sharks and manta rays: What should Parties do by 14 September 2014 - Sustainability ()
  5. Newly listed sharks and manta rays: What should Parties do by 14 Sept. 2014 - Traceability )
  6. Newly listed sharks and manta rays: What should Parties do by 14 Sept. 2014 - Legality (to be uploaded soon)
  7. CITES Non-Detriment Findings (NDFs) and the Review of Significant Trade ()
  8. Introduction From the Sea (IFS) (to be uploaded soon. please contact for queries)

Presentations from the U.S. Department of the Interior Workshop (San Salvador, September 2013)

Presentations from the Side event at the 65th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee (Geneva, July 2014)

Informaton resources from Parties and other stakeholders

NDF guidance

 

  • Shark NDF Guidance: (PDF-English) (PDF-Español). Submitted by German Federal Agency for Nature Conservation (CITES Scientific Authority)

  • Non-detriment finding for five CITES Appendix II shark species: Non Detriment Finding, Scientific information for NDF developkent, advice on fisheries management information. Submitted by the Wildlife Heritage and Marine Division, Department of the Environment, Australia (CITES Scientific Authority)

Publications