CITES Calendar

Title Venue & Date Details
new meeting (virtual),
28 - 30 June 2021
  • Link to agenda
Test-Meeting geneva, Switzerland
12 - 14 August 2020
test meeting rtual meeting, geneva, Switzerland
11 August 2020

this is a non existent meeting created for testing the meeting content type :)

Online Meeting on National Legislation for the effective implementation of the Convention for selected CITES Parties in West Africa Online,
21 July 2020


  1. Opening remarks by CITES and UNEP ROWA
  2. Practical announcements
  3. Introduction of participants
  4. Brief presentation by the CITES Secretariat on the National Legislation Project
  5. Updated information from participants on legislative progress in adopting adequate national legislation for the implementation of the Convention (including any specific comments, concerns, and challenges faced by Parties)
  6. Presentation by UNEP/ROWA on the results of the questionnaire
  7. Presentation by the Environment Public Authority of Kuwait on experiences with the CITES legislative process
  8. Introduction by the CITES Secretariat of available tools, including InforMEA
  9. Discussion - Q&A
  10. Next steps


Twenty-fifth meeting of the Plants Committee (postponed) CICG, Geneva, Switzerland
17 - 23 July 2020
Thirty-first meeting of the Animals Committee (postponed) CICG, Geneva, Switzerland
13 - 17 July 2020
Informal Online Meeting for Parties in the Caribbean on National Legislation and Needs for Assistance 18 June 2020


  1. Introduction (Bahamas, CITES Secretariat and each participant)
  2. Information from the CITES Secretariat concerning the planned meetings of the permanent Committees
  3. Status with regard to National legislation, annual reports etc.
  4. Needs for technical assistance and capacity-building (including eCITES etc.) and how to best address these (see annex below)
  5. Other questions
72nd meeting of the Standing Committee Geneva, Switzerland
28 August 2019

Agenda and documents
- Summary record

Eighteenth meeting of the Conference of the Parties Geneva, Switzerland
17 - 28 August 2019

(Venue: Palexpo, Geneva, Switzerland)

71st meeting of the Standing Committee Geneva, Switzerland
16 August 2019

Agenda and documents
Information documents
Summary record