Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora

Logo CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) – cites.org – is an international agreement between governments. Its aim is to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their survival. Key Linkscites.orgTrade [email protected] Embedded Tweets Background Widespread information nowadays about the …

This Week: #CoP17

September 24-October 5The 17th meeting of the Conference of the Parties to CITES (CoP17) takes place in Johannesburg, South Africa. Hashtags: #COP17 #CITESCOP17 This will be the fourth meeting of the Conference of the Parties to CITES held on the African continent since CITES came into force on 1 July 1975, but it will the first held …