CITES at work

National Ivory Action Plan web portal now available here.

Colombia hosts international workshop for ensuring sustainable trade in sharks listed in CITES. See more.

The CITES Virtual College now available in Chinese. See more.

CITES supports INTERPOL Operation to locate environmental criminals. See more.

Newly released UN Endangered Species stamps feature CITES-listed acquatic species including sharks and manta ray. See more.

Latest UN Chronicle focuses on illegal wildlife trade.

CITES calendar

  • 19-22 January: Workshop to share experiences and discuss management of wild and plantation-source agarwood [CITES Decision 15.95 (Rev. CoP16)], Guwahati, India
  • 12-14 May: Eighth session of the Regional Commission for Fisheries (RECOFI), Islamic Republic of Iran
  • 30 August-03 September: 28th meeting of the CITES Animals Committee, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 19-23 October: 22nd meeting of the CITES Plants Committee, Georgia
  • 11-15 January:

    66th meeting of the CITES Standing Committee, CICG, Geneva, Switzerland