CITES

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see Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
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SOUNDBITE (English) John Scanlon, Secretary-General, Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES):
All hard corals and giant clams are strictly regulated by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES).
Zaelke points to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), which in 1973 banned the trade of thousands of plants and animals, as a case in point.
Ivory from African elephants is again on the market after the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) accepted proposals from Botswana, Namibia and South Africa to make one-time sales of ivory from existing legal stocks.
Inside the suitcases 23 endangered birds of prey - protected under the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species - were discovered.
An environmental umbrella group on Friday asked signatories to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) to oppose proposals by Japan and Norway to allow limited trade in minke and gray whales.
Its commercial export has been regulated since 1975, when ginseng was listed as a species of concern by the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES), of which the U.
The Japan Wildlife Conservation Society submitted a report outlining the claim to the standing committee of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), which is scheduled to meet Monday through Friday in Geneva to make a final decision on whether three African nations will be allowed to resume ivory sales to Japan.
BANGKOK -- The future survival of the rare Irrawaddy dolphin hangs in the balance as governments converge in Thailand for the 13th meeting of CITES, the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, next week.
Nations will consider new measures to protect species at a global meeting of the UN Environment-hosted Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, which gets underway in Johannesburg this weekend.
CITES is the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora, also known as the Washington Convention.
The Dubai Customs spares no effort in combating importing, exporting and re-exporting of endangered animals and plants in line with the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) of wild flora and fauna.

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