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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...
Treaty   in Biodiversity

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...
Treaty   in Biodiversity

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...
Treaty   in Biodiversity, Land and Agriculture , Marine and Freshwater

Ramsar Convention

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...
Treaty   in Biodiversity, Land and Agriculture , Marine and Freshwater

Governing Council

Governing Council
Treaty   in Environmental Governance

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...
Treaty   in Environmental Governance

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...
Decision   in Environmental Governance

Further steps in the implementation of the Convention

Decision   in Biodiversity, Climate Change and Atmosphere, Marine and Freshwater

Consideration of the outcome of the World Summit on Sustainable Development (WSSD) relevant to the United Nations Convention to Combat Desertification

Decision   in Biodiversity, Climate Change and Atmosphere, Marine and Freshwater

Overall review of the activities of the secretariat and of the progress made by affected country Parties in the implementation of the Convention

Decision   in Biodiversity, Climate Change and Atmosphere, Marine and Freshwater