Press releases

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English translation unavailable for Déclaration sur les éléphants.

CITES conference ends without new sharks in its net

English translation unavailable for Comunicado de prensa.

Bringing an organized response to organized wildlife crime

Future for gorillas in Africa getting bleaker

Governments not ready for trade ban on bluefin tuna

Governments not ready for trade ban on bluefin tuna

Doha, 18 March 2010 – The triennial general assembly of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) reached a climax today when governments rejected by vote trade bans for polar bears and bluefin tuna.

CITES spices the bluefin tuna debate with oils and essences

Internet – good or evil for wildlife?

Opening speeches at the CoP15 opening ceremony

13 March 2010, Doha, Qatar
The opening ceremony of the 15th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to CITES was held on the afternoon of 13 March 2010 at the Sheraton Doha Resort and Convention Hotel. Opening speeches were made by the following people: