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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:

CITES to discuss initiatives to dismantle criminal networks involved in tiger and rhino poaching

Scientists meet in Doha to discuss global trade in timber and wild plants

Opening remark by CITES Secretary-General Mr Willem Wijnstekers

Doha, 13 March 2010

Statement by Mr. Achim Steiner Executive Director United Nations Environment Programme to the 15th Meeting of the Conference of the Parties to CITES

Doha, 13 March 2010

Opening speech by H.E. the Minister of Environment of Qatar Abdullah bin Aaboud al-Midhad

Saturday 13 March 2010

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