CITES at work

ASEAN member States pledge strong action against illegal trade in wildlife. See more
CITES, UNDP and FAO bring global representatives together at UN headquarters to celebrate World Wildlife Day and “Life below Water”. See more

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

CITES calendar

  • 16 May 2019:

    Deadline for submission of credentials by Parties for participation in CoP18

  • 22 May 2019:

    71st meeting of the CITES Standing Committee, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

  • 23 May-03 June 2019:

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

  • 3 June 2019:

    72nd meeting of the CITES Standing Committee, Colombo, Sri Lanka.

 

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