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Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora
CITES (the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora) aims to ensure that international trade in specimens of wild animals and plants does not threaten their surv...
Convention on Migratory Species
Convention on the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals
As an environmental treaty under the aegis of the United Nations Environment Programme, CMS provides a global platform for the conse...
World Heritage Convention
The World Heritage Convention defines the kind of natural or cultural sites which can be considered for inscription on the World Heritage List. The States Parties are encouraged to integrate the prote...
The Convention on Wetlands of International Importance, called the Ramsar Convention, is an intergovernmental treaty that provides the framework for national action and international cooperation for t...
United Nations Environment Assembly
United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA) enjoys the universal membership of all 193 UN Member States and the full involvement of major groups and stakeholders. With this wide reach into the legislat...
International decade for addressing climate change
The Governing Council,
Remaining deeply concerned that all countries, in particular developing countries, including the least developed countries and small island developing States as well as countrie...
Further steps in the implementation of the Convention
Consideration of the outcome of the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) relevant to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification
Overall review of the activities of the secretariat and of the progress made by affected country Parties in the implementation of the Convention