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Diversité biologique


The Export, re-export, import and introduction from the sea of a species, i.e. an animal or plant, whether alive or dead, any recognizable part or derivate thereof. (Source: CITES, Art. 1)


Broader: espèce
Related terms:
affected by trade
trade in wildlife
trafficking in wildlife
trade in endangered species
significant trade in species
trade in specimen
significant trade in specimen

In other languages

trade in species
торговля видами
comercio de especies
Chinois, Simplifié
التجارة في الأنواع

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Multilateral environment agreements tagged with commerce des espèces

You can see below a list of multilateral environment agreements. Use the links on the right to view the content tagged with commerce des espèces. This includes official treaty texts, decisions, recommendations, and other related informational documents such as publications, annuals, meetings, documents or reports.
Convention de Bâle
Convention sur le commerce international des espèces de faune et de flore sauvages menacées d'extinction
Specially Protected Areas and Biodiversity Protocol
Convention de Jeddah


Compliance under biodiversity - related conventions - CITES

World Forestry Conference 2015, Durban Tree Talk with John Scanlon, CITES Secretary-General