CITES
yesterday at 14:39. Facebook
It's World Water Day! Water is vital for the survival of all the 35,000+ species that CITES strives to protect. Let's save it and keep it clear! #WorldWaterDay
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yesterday at 07:05. Facebook
CITES
03/21/2017 at 20:00. Facebook
CITES, known globally for the protection it provides to species such as elephants, rhinos, tigers, also has a long history of regulating trade in marine species. See more from CITES Secretary General John E. Scanlon: [ Goo.gl Link ]

CITES Secretary-General's remarks at the briefing on Fisheries Regulatory Framework at the Multilateral Level

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CITES
03/21/2017 at 13:12. Facebook
It's International Day of Forests today! CITES is increasingly used by the world's governments to protect tree species - from 18 species in 1975 to over 900 species included in the CITES Appendices today. Read more at: [ Goo.gl Link ]
CITES
03/20/2017 at 15:03. Facebook
Austria: Customs confiscate nearly 80 live reptiles at Vienna Airport [ Goo.gl Link ] #WildlifeTrafficking

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CITES
03/20/2017 at 09:33. Facebook
Bernard Chan says a year after the chief executive’s pledge to end the trade to try and reverse declining elephant numbers, a bill on how to implement change will soon be introduced in the Legislative Council

One step closer to ivory trade ban in Hong Kong

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CITES
03/16/2017 at 13:16. Facebook
CITES Resolution Conf. 10.10 (Rev. CoP17) calls on "all Parties and non-Parties in whose jurisdiction there is a legal domestic market for ivory that is contributing to poaching or illegal trade, take all necessary legislative, regulatory and enforcement measures to close their domestic markets for commercial trade in raw and worked ivory as a matter of urgency".

South Sudan bans ivory trade for 10 years

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CITES
03/16/2017 at 07:01. Facebook
President Trump vows to stop illegal immigration from Mexico, but what about all the wildlife coming illegally across the border?

Illegal Wildlife Trade Booming Across U.S.-Mexico Border

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03/15/2017. Facebook
CITES, FAO & the world's leading fishery experts meet in Geneva to discuss CITES implementation for marine species. Read more; [ Goo.gl Link ]
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03/15/2017. Facebook
CITES releases background information on the issuance of CITES permits in respect of the export of rhinoceros horn [ Goo.gl Link ]
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03/15/2017. Facebook
CITES supports #wildlife law enforcement in West Africa on the front line in the battle against wildlife trafficking. Read more: [ Goo.gl Link ]
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03/15/2017. Facebook
Thai customs have confiscated 21 rhino horns with an estimated value of nearly $5 million in the biggest such seizure in Thailand for years, officials have said. Thailand has become a major transit point for the trade in endangered species to other Asian countries.

Thailand seizes 21 rhino horns worth $5 million

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03/14/2017. Facebook
Unprecedented show of support for wildlife on UN World Wildlife Day - People around the world, particularly the youth, celebrate wildlife during the world’s most important global annual event dedicated to wildlife. Read more: goo.gl/W7j3xL
CITES
03/13/2017. Facebook
UN #WorldWidlifeDay 2017 is over, but the fight to save the world's wildlife is not. Let us always listen to the passionate young voices and try to make a change.

#YoungVoices Stand for Wildlife

You can help! Share this video and #DoOneThingToday to help protect the world's wildlife. This is a call to action from Taegen Yardley and students at Vermon...

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03/13/2017. Facebook
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03/13/2017. Facebook
Vaquita (Phocoena sinus) is listed in CITES Appendix I, which means international commercial trade is prohibited.

Mexico's fight for endangered vaquita porpoise turns violent

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03/09/2017. Facebook
Britain’s wildlife crime head says urgent security checks are needed to protect 111 rhinos in UK after attack near Paris

Police to visit UK zoos and wildlife parks after rhino killing in France

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03/08/2017. Facebook
Thai authorities have seized 422 elephant tusk pieces and arrested a Gambian man suspected of smuggling the ivory into Bangkok's main airport.

422 elephant tusk pieces seized in Thailand

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03/04/2017. Facebook
High-level event focuses on combating illicit trafficking in wildlife and engaging and empowering youth in wildlife conservation

Winner of UN World Wildlife Day photo competition announced at UN Headquarters

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CITES
03/04/2017. Facebook
Poaching levels continue to pose an immediate risk to the survival of African elephants with the overall poaching trends in 2016 showing Africa-wide elephant populations are still in decline, with serious threats to populations in Central and West Africa, and some improvements in parts of Eastern Af...

2016 trends in African elephant poaching released – CITES MIKE programme

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