CITES (@CITES )

CITES

Bio Regulating the worlds #wildlife trade since 1975. Tweets & RTs ≠ endorsements.
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iPhone : Mozambique: Two #rhino poachers sentenced to 19 & 17 years respectively. Rapid response, coordinated effort & evidence provided by national parks of Mozambique & South Africa led to the arrest & conviction bit.do/e8teV via defenceWeb

#SeriousAboutWildlifeCrime

Twitter Web App : Mozambique: Two #rhino poachers sentenced to 19 & 17 years respectively. Rapid response, coordinated effort & evidence provided by national parks of Mozambique & South Africa led to the arrest & conviction bit.do/e8teV via defenceWeb

#SeriousAboutWildlifeCrime

Twitter Web App : Many thanks JC Vasquez for spreading the message BioTrade Initiative Forum on how legal, sustainable & traceable trade can help achieve the SDGs, CITES strategic vision, and the post 2020 global biodiversity framework

Nature has great value and conservation is in our best interest! twitter.com/dkachelriess1/…

Twitter Web App : Two embryos created in an attempt to rescue the near-extinct northern white #rhinos.

#WorldRhinoDay is 10 days to go! #Rhino🦏 theguardian.com/environment/20…

Twitter Web App : Almost 600,000 tonnes of #sharks & #rays caught each year by world’s top 20 catchers, new TRAFFIC study finds bit.do/e8ifK

Sharks are particularly vulnerable to over-fishing due to their slow growth, hence the crucial role of #CITES in ensuring #SustainableUse. #SDG14

Twitter Web App : #ICYMI #Wildlife summit votes down plan to allow sale of huge ivory stockpile Some African nations at #CITES conference argue sales would provide much-needed income The rancorous debate exposed deep divisions between African nations...
 bit.do/e76ML via The Guardian

iPhone : #ICYMI As we finalise the meeting documents for upload on CITES.org its a good moment to recall key outcomes also with news stories featuring #CITESCoP18 decisions.

Trade in #giraffes to be regulated for first time: #CITES bit.do/e76Lb via Reuters Top News

Twitter Web App : India: 6 held for smuggling #pangolins in Kolkata bit.do/e777w via The Hindu #wildlifecrime #wildlifetrafficking

iPhone : Thanks to EU’s support to the MIKE programme we can continue our collaboration for conservation of Niassa National Reserves globally important elephant population-Here Mateus Mutemba #ANAC DG at #CITESCoP18 signing new agreement with CITES Secretariat independent.co.uk/environment/el…

iPhone : Gracias #CostaRica CostaRicaONU por su generoso ofrecimiento al final del #CITESCoP18 para ser el próximo anfitrión de la Conferencia de las Partes de CITES en 2022 (CITESCoP19)! Nos vemos todos en Costa Rica en el 2022! twitter.com/CITES/status/1…

iPhone : Lovely to meet the Pacific Island delegates at #citescop18 in Geneva who are committed to implement CITES in the #Oceania region! All good fortune in following up with CoP18 decisions and let us know if you have any capacity-building or compliance assistance needs SPREP

iPhone : #CITESCoP18 highlights: #CITES conference responds to #extinction crisis by strengthening intl trade regime for #wildlife bit.do/e5ZtG #WorldWildlifeConference #CoP18

iPhone : Yahoo Japan to ban #ivory sales on its auction site aljazeera.com/news/2019/08/y…

Twitter Web App : « L’humanité doit réagir à la crise d’extinction croissante en transformant notre façon de gérer les plantes et les animaux sauvages du monde. Continuer comme dhabitude nest plus une option » — Ivonne Higuero Secrétaire générale de la CITES bit.ly/2Zydmu6 #CITESCoP18

iPhone : To help combat illegal trade in wildlife, UNCTAD unveiled at CITES #CITESCoP18 a cloud-based system dubbed “eCITES BaseSolution”, to enable countries to better control the legal trade of endangered species.
bit.ly/2NGOESc

iPhone : ‘LA CITES NO SE DESARROLLÓ PARA PROHIBIR EL COMERCIO, SINO PARA REGULAR EL COMERCIO INTERNACIONAL, Y ASEGURARSE DE QUE EL COMERCIO SEA SUSTENTABLE Y QUE NO HAYA RIESGO EN LA SUSTENTABILIDAD DE LAS ESPECIES AMENAZADAS'.
laestrella.com.pa/panama/naciona…

Twitter Web App : Music to your ears: #CITESCoP18 moves towards strengthened regulations for tropical trees, as well as cautious exemptions for #rosewood musical instruments bit.do/e6fMw #CoP18