CITES at work

Finalists Announced for World Wildlife Day Film Showcase: Living Oceans. See more

100 days to go before CITES CoP18 kicks off in Sri Lanka. See more

Proposals to change protection levels of species under international trade at the next World Wildlife Conference available online. See more

Second international training workshop on improving CITES implementation for source codes and captive-bred and artificially propagated specimens concludes in El Salvador. See more

Message for the next World Wildlife Conference - CITES CoP18. See more

Statement by CITES Secretary-General Ivonne Higuero. See more
World Wildlife Day Living Oceans Film Showcase announced. See more
New CITES-WTO joint online course is launched on the WTO Ecampus
Focusing on marine species for the first time, the next World Wildlife Day is bound to make a splash. See more

CITES calendar

  • 23 March 2019:

    Deadline for submission of documents for consideration at the 71st meeting of the CITES Standing Committee (SC71)

  • 16 May 2019:

    Deadline for submission of credentials by Parties for participation in CoP18

  • 23 May-03 June 2019:

    18th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (CoP), Colombo, Sri Lanka.


The InforMEA portal CITES Virtual College CITES Trade Dashboard