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Call for nominations open for the 2020 Asia Environmental Enforcement Awards. See more.

CITES Secretariat’s statement in relation to COVID-19. See more

New wildlife trade management system goes live in Sri Lanka.

World Wildlife Day highlights importance of sustainable use of wildlife for people, planet and prosperity in “biodiversity super year”

UN World Wildlife Day highlights wild fauna, flora and biodiversity in film competition

15-year-old named winner of World Wildlife Day 2020 International Youth Art Contest

CITES Secretary-General's opening remarks at the high-level event at UN Headquarters to celebration World Wildlife Day

CITES calendar

  • 13-17 July 2020:

    31st meeting of the Animals Committee, Geneva, Switzerland

  • 17-23 July 2020:

    Twenty-fifth meeting of the Plants Committee, Geneva, Switzerland


CITES online course on InforMEA CITES Virtual College CITES Checklist