Topic outline

  • Unit 1 - Introduction

    At the end of this Unit, you will be able to:

    1. Describe what the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) is and how it operates and regulates trade

    It will take you 20 minutes approximately to complete the unit, excluding additional materials.

  • Unit 2 - Protected species

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    At the end of this Unit, you will be able to:

    1. Identify the main instruments used by CITES to protect species of wildlife
    2. Determine CITES permit requirements using available CITES tools
    3. Consult the CITES Appendices

    It will take you 20 minutes approximately to complete the unit, excluding additional materials.