International Agreements

CBD l CITES l CMS

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Focus on

Behaviour change l Conservation awareness l Enforcement

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Iconic wildlife

Apes l Bears l Deer l Elephants l Leopards l Marine turtles l Pangolins l Reptiles l Rhinos l Sharks & rays l Tigers l others

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Forestry

Timber trade

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Fisheries

Fisheries regulation

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Medicinal plants

Medicinal and aromatic plants

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Wildmeat

Wildmeat resources

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Pets & fashion

Wild animals used for pets & fashion

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Regions

Africa l Americas l Asia l Australasia l Europe l Middle East

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Monday
Aug082016

Teaching the teachers—learning how to train local harvesters

Bac Kan, Viet Nam, 8th August 2016—TRAFFIC, in collaboration with experts from the Hanoi University of Pharmacy and Bac Kan Forest Protection Department (FPD), this weekend held a “Training of Trainers” (ToT) workshop as part of a programme to train local harvesters and communal resource management board members in four key sites in Bac Kan province.

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Wednesday
Aug032016

Frontline enforcement officials from Yunnan receive CITES training

Xishaungbanna, Yunnan Province, China, August 2016—In co-operation with TRAFFIC, a training session for frontline Yunnan border enforcement officials on CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) regulations was held last month in Xishuangbanna.

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Monday
Aug012016

Officials from China and Lao PDR receive CITES law enforcement training

Xishuangbanna, Yunnan province, China, July 2016—A law enforcement and training workshop held last month in Xishuangbanna was attended by 14 enforcement officials from Lao PDR’s CITES Management Authority and Customs and Forest Supervisory Department, as well as 27 Chinese officials, including representatives from China's CITES Management Authority, Forest Police and Customs.

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Friday
Jul292016

Illegal wildlife trade threat highlighted during internet governance forum

Taipei, Taiwan, 29th July 2016—The threat posed by illegal online trade in wildlife products was a focus of a special event held on World Tiger Day in Taipei, during the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Governance Forum.

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Thursday
Jul282016

Persistent illegal bird trade highlighted at notorious Bangkok Market

in Thai

Bangkok, Thailand, 28th July 2016—More than one thousand birds were found for sale in Bangkok’s famous Chatuchak Weekend Market over a two-day period, many of them legally protected and internationally threatened, according to a new paper published in BirdingASIA, the bulletin of the Oriental Bird Club.

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Monday
Jul252016

Changing consumer choice advice a few clicks away

Cambridge, UK, 25th July 2016—A new Tool to support collaborative efforts in influencing purchasing preferences and buyer behaviour was unveiled today, with the launch of the Wildlife Consumer Behaviour Change Toolkit.

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Wednesday
Jul132016

Linking fingers to show support for elephant protection

Beijing, China, 13th July, 2016—With around 30,000 elephants being poached for their tusks each year, a major drive was launched this week to convince Chinese citizens to stop buying ivory as the government prepares to phase out the country’s domestic ivory market.

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Monday
Jul112016

Officials receive CITES enforcement training relevant to “One belt, One Road Initiative”

Tianshui, Gansu, China, July 2016—Around 50 enforcement officials, including representatives from the Forest Police, Customs, State Administration of Industry and Commerce and Forestry Department in Ningxia, Qinghai, Gansu and Yunnan provinces attended a training event on the Convention on international trade in endangered species of wild fauna and flora (CITES) last month.

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